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Patient safety / Information Television Network.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorInformation Television Network.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2008], c2006.
Description1 streaming video file (28 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Contents Informed Patients (2:48) -- Hospital-Acquired Infections and Health Risks (3:36) -- Patients Need Medication Information (3:16) -- Patient Safety: Redesign of Medical Systems (3:07) -- Patient Safety: Doctor/Patient Relationships (2:38) -- Role of Patient Advocate (4:15) -- Patient and Informed Consent Document (3:39)
Abstract Research shows that patients who take a proactive attitude toward even the simplest of medical procedures can greatly reduce the risks of a hospital stay. This program explores that idea in detail, illustrating ways for hospitalized individuals-regardless of their background or education level-to monitor what is happening to them and make sure all appropriate safety measures have been taken. Viewers will learn how to maintain basic awareness when facing surgery, anesthesia, IV's, medication, and more. Commentary from Dr. William Hendee of the National Patient Safety Foundation and Dr. Lucian Leape of the Harvard School of Public Health is included.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Feb. 21, 2008.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Information Television Network, 2008 9781421385419
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number38772 Films Media Group

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