"Closing the Loop" on Medication Safety
Keeping Patients Safe, Healthy and Infection-free
Hand Hygiene for Patients and Visitors
Promoting a Culture of Safety at Rhode Island Hospital
Guidelines for Visitors and Families
A hospital stay can be a disorienting event. There's a strange bed, strange people, nurses and doctors in and out, and on top of that, a patient is supposed to remember medications, doses, allergies and symptoms.
Before checking into a hospital for an extended stay or an outpatient procedure, here are some tips to make the experience a little bit easier.