Improving Patient Safety in Primary Care

Action III: Guide to Improving Patient Safety

Guide to Improving Patient Safety in Primary Care Settings by Engaging Patients and Families

Our project funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), aims to develop a Guide to Improving Patient Safety in Primary Care Settings by Engaging Patients and Families. Read our environmental scan on the topic!

Evidence-based solutions for engaging patients, families, and caregivers to improve safety in primary care were co-produced with end-users (including patients) include:

  • Teach-Back
  • Be Prepared to Be Engaged!
  • Medication Management
  • Warm Handoff!

Resources for patients and families as well as primary care clinicians and staff are available including a series of Case studies and Interventions!

For more information e-mail our project team at: [email protected]