Throughout the healthcare industry, the failure to correctly identify patients continues to result in medication errors, transfusion errors, testing errors, wrong person procedures, and the discharge of infants to the wrong families..In November 2005, the National Patient Safetycy NPSA published a directive concerning iden.ycelets in hospitals, and set a deadline of May 2006 for trusts to comply. 1 It outlined that all inpatients should wear identificationcelets unless they do not consent, or there is good .Patient identification and the matching of a patient to an intended the failure to correctly identify patients and match that information to an intended .Provide clear protocols for identifying patients who lack identification and for distinguishing the iden-.y of patients with the same name. Non-verbal.
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