Using Design for Patient Safety

November 16, 2015

Design using FMEA (failure modes and effects analysis) at every stage. Standardise location of equipment, supplies, room Layout. Involve patients and families in the design process. Design to bring critical information for decision making closest to the patient. Reduce noise.

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The Karis Group

The Karis Group is an Austin, Texas based professional services firm with over fourteen years of experience providing our flagship Patient Advocacy or Bill Mediation service. We service clients nationwide, from employers, insurers and healthcare sharing organizations to benefit resellers, wholesalers and program administrators. Through these client relationships, we mediate on behalf of thousands of individuals (patients, members or employees) each year on the patient responsibility or out-of-pocket portion of their medical bills.

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The Karis Group

The Karis Group is an Austin, Texas based professional services firm with over fourteen years of experience providing our flagship Patient Advocacy or Bill Mediation service. We service clients nationwide, from employers, insurers and healthcare sharing organizations to benefit resellers, wholesalers and program administrators. Through these client relationships, we mediate on behalf of thousands of individuals (patients, members or employees) each year on the patient responsibility or out-of-pocket portion of their medical bills.

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