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Journal Article
Commentary

What is an ethically informed approach to managing patient safety risk during discharge planning?

West JC. AMA J Ethics. 2020;22(!1):e919-e923.

Patient safety is a concern throughout the entire process of care from admission to discharge. This article highlights the role of risk managers to assure that patients return to a home environment that can enable their safe recovery whether the discharge is advised or not