D-05 The CMPA: Improving handover communication
Tuesday November 27, 2018 from 10:30 to 11:30
Award Winner
Janet Nuth, Canada has been granted the
Presenter

Janet Nuth, Canada

Physician Advisor

CMPA

CMPA

Overview

Improving handover communication will be discussed including best practices from the literature and messages from CMPA files.

Objectives

By the end of this session participants will be able to:

1. describe how poorly performed handovers can impact patient safety and increase medical-legal risk

2. Identify 5 strategies to improve handover communication

3. Develop an action plan to improve patient safety when handing over patients to colleagues


Lectures by Janet Nuth


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