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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Study

Reducing interdisciplinary communication failures through secure text messaging: a quality improvement project.

Hansen JE; Lazow M; Hagedorn PA.

Communication failures are a key contributor to preventable adverse events. This study describes how one hospital implemented secure text messaging, which replaced one-way paging, and improved closed-loop communication between providers and nurses.