Promoting engagement by patients and families to reduce adverse events in acute care settings: a systematic review.
Approach to Improving Safety
Setting of Care
- Health Care Providers
- Quality and Safety Professionals
- Organizational Behaviorists
- Family Members and Caregivers
Patient engagement is touted as an important tool for detecting adverse events and ensuring safety. This systematic review found that more high-quality evidence is needed to inform practical application of patient engagement programs.