Contains revisions to National Patient Safety Goals 1 and 13, and Universal Protocol Requirements 1A and 1C, effective July 1, 2007 for the ambulatory care, assisted living, behavioral health care, critical access hospital, disease-specific care, hospital, laboratory, long term care, Medicare/Medicaid certification-based long term care, office-based surgery, and home care programs, as indicated.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: March 1, 2007
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