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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Study

Improving patient handoffs and transitions through adaptation and implementation of I-PASS across multiple handoff settings.

Blazin LJ, Sitthi-Amorn J, Hoffman JM, et al. Pediatr Qual Saf. 2020;5(4):e323.

This article describes one pediatric hospital’s experience adapting and implementing the I-PASS handoff program for inpatient nursing bedside report, physician handoff, and imaging/procedures handoff.  The project demonstrates that I-PASS can be successfully used across a hospital system in various settings to reduce handoff-related errors.