Can the patient be on our team? An operational approach to patient involvement in interprofessional approaches to safe care.

@article{Howe2006CanTP,
  title={Can the patient be on our team? An operational approach to patient involvement in interprofessional approaches to safe care.},
  author={A Howe},
  journal={Journal of interprofessional care},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={527-34}
}
  • A Howe
  • Published 2006 in Journal of interprofessional care
This discussion paper brings together the concept of patient-centred practice with interprofessional working and the spectrum of preventive and restorative approaches to patient safety. I explore what might be involved in putting patients at the heart of a team-based approach to the prevention and management of potential clinical errors in their own care; and use the current literature to explore areas where interprofessional practice-based interventions may help to improve quality of care in… CONTINUE READING