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The page below is a sample from the LabCE course Medical Error Prevention: Patient Safety. Access the complete course and earn ASCLS P.A.C.E.-approved continuing education credits by subscribing online.

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Preventing Medical Errors Through Patient Involvement

Patients and their families should be encouraged to become active participants in their healthcare by:
  • Educating themselves about their diagnosis, medical tests, and treatment plans
  • Knowing the names and dosages of their medications and why they are taking them
  • Participating in all decisions that are made regarding their healthcare and treatment