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A novel process audit for standardized perioperative handoff protocols.

Pallekonda V, Scholl AT, McKelvey GM, et al. A Novel Process Audit for Standardized Perioperative Handoff Protocols. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43(11):611-618. doi:10.1016/j.jcjq.2017.04.011.

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November 1, 2017
Pallekonda V, Scholl AT, McKelvey GM, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43(11):611-618.

Standardizing handoffs is a recommended strategy to reduce error. This commentary describes a tool developed to support handoffs from the operating room. The authors discuss how to audit handoff activities to ensure the tool is being used correctly.

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Pallekonda V, Scholl AT, McKelvey GM, et al. A Novel Process Audit for Standardized Perioperative Handoff Protocols. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43(11):611-618. doi:10.1016/j.jcjq.2017.04.011.