EHR safety concerns uncovered, addressed with daily huddle

Faced with the daunting challenge of opening a new hospital and simultaneously going live with a new electronic health record system in 2013, the leaders of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in College Station, Texas, created a daily “safety huddle” involving dozens of representatives from nearly all clinical and other areas of the facility. The meetings helped bring to the fore EHR-related quality and safety concerns that could be rapidly addressed to protect patients.

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