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Original Message: Sent: 10-03-2014 03:00 PM From: Kathleen Stakes Subject: Patient Identification: ID Bands
We have barcoding as well. We also have trouble with patients keeping them on. We have looked into some vests. Kate ——————————————- Kathleen Stakes Massachusetts General Hospital Winchester, MA United States ——————————————-
——————————————- Original Message: Sent: 10-03-2014 10:40 AM From: Cara Johnson Subject: Patient Identification: ID Bands
This message has been cross posted to the following Discussions: Nurse Educators and APHON Open Forum . ——————————————- Our institution does barcode scanning and we continue to have issues with patients keeping ID bands on. Has anyone done any improvement work surrounding this and it has worked?? Any and all feedback is appreciated!