Journal Article
Commentary

Innovative approach to reconstruct bedside handoff: using simple rules of complexity science to promote partnership with patients.

Anthony MK, Kloos J, Beam P, et al. Journal of nursing care quality. 2018;33:128-134.

Partnering with patients to build and implement safety initiatives has been recognized as an improvement strategy. This commentary describes how one hospital redesigned the bedside handoff process to engage patients as partners through use of simple rules and complexity science.