Children’s Hospital tackles potential errors by improving patient handoffs
Published: July 22, 2014 - 11:54 PM
| Updated: July 23, 2014 - 04:32 PM
By Cheryl Powell
Beacon Journal medical writer
Carrie Christian (left) and Katy Sabien, registered nurses at Akron Children's Hospital, discuss the medical care of 3-week-old Wesley Franklin of Columbiana, during the handoff as Christian's shift ends and Sabien's begins, on Tuesday. Children's is helping lead a national effort to help keep patients safer during these handoffs. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
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