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Patient safety and quality care.

Nelson K. Patient safety and quality care. Clin Dermatol. 2014;32(4):542-4. doi:10.1016/j.clindermatol.2013.12.001.

July 30, 2014
Nelson K. Clin Dermatol. 2014;32(4):542-4.

This commentary reveals insights from a physician who was involved in a misidentified specimen incident. The author explains how the organization performed a root cause analysis to determine safety gaps in specimen handling processes and recommends four key steps to prevent errors.