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Mistake-Proofing the Design of Health Care Processes -
Figure 3.5. "Won't Connect? Don't Connect!"
Here is where a "safety culture" is needed for mistake-proofing. If users do not understand that the process is communicating important information to them, they may try to override the protections provided by the process.
Source:Medical Gas Mix-Ups. Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. http://www.fda.gov/cder/dmpq/medgas_mixup/default.htm.
Internet Citation: Figure 3-5: Mistake-Proofing the Design of Health Care Processes -.
May 2007. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/mistakeproof/mistakefig3-5.html
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