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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Main Category: information errors

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Detailed category: misread, mismeasure, misinterpret

  • Make labels easy-to-read
  • Eliminate transcriptions
  • Distinguish related items by color (color coding)
  • Makes subtle distinctions obvious with organization and information
  • Use graphics to simplify or clarify complexity and make interpretation easy
  • Look-alike items must have distinctive labeling
  • Provide information in units needed (avoid conversions)
  • Make location of supplies accuated and obvious
  • Check for compliance to specification limits
  • Print a required dimension guide on the worksheet
  • Processes are designed to be standard operations
  • Automate the execution
  • Print information once

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