586 / Patient identification, a tool to improve quality and safety of patients

SPAIN
Classification of the PSP
Type of Patient Safety Practice Not Evaluated
 
Clinical Practice (CP)
Related practices from PaSQ database
"Best fit" category of the reported practice
Patient identification
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Topic of the reported practice
Patient safety system
Aim and the benefit of the Patient Safety Practice
 
The unambiguous patient identification is a major cause of the problems and complications associated with failures in healthcare such us the management of drugs, blood products, sampling and other diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
Description of the Patient Safety Practice
 
INTRODUCTION

Since different institutions, e.g. the World Health Organization, the Ministry of Health (Strategy number 8), the Government of La Rioja (II Health Plan) and the Calahorra Hospital Foundation, patient safety is a strategic priority area. According to the Joint Commission, one out of six National Patient Safety Goals for 2013 is to identify patients correctly.

METHOD

A working group elaborated a proceeding, based on the scientific evidence.

The identification bracelet is a tool for improving the quality and safety of patients. The bracelet containing the following variables: name, date of birth, record number, plus a bar code for automated reading.


IMPLEMENTATION

The identification strategy was successfully implemented in all inpatients.


EVALUATION

The proceeding is linked with the electronic medical record. There is a continuous assessment.

CONCLUSIONS

Key success factors has been training, communication and engagement together with leadership, strategy and results.

FUNDS

This project was financed by the Cohesion Fund of the Inter-Territorial Council of the Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality (2010-2011).



Attachment of relevant written information and/or photos, as appropriate
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Effectiveness of the Patient Safety Practice
 
Degree of implementation of reported practice
Yes, fully
Level of implementation of reported practice
Institution level
Specific and measurable outcome for the reported practice were defined
Yes
A baseline measurement before implementation of the reported practice was obtained
No
A measurement after full implementation of the reported practice was obtained
Yes
Evaluation of a "positive" effect of the reported practice on Patient Safety
The evaluation showed improvements in Patient Safety outcomes
Type of before-and after evaluation
Both/mixed (qualitative and quantitative)
Enclosure of a reference or attachment in case of published evaluation's results
First of all, I´m sorry, because of references are only in Spanish.

ORAL COMUNICATION
AUTHORS: Jiménez-Bunuales MT, Gonzalez-Diego P, Rodriguez-Castanos A, Del Val-Anduaga S. Ayestarán-Ruiz-Bazán JR.
TITLE: The involvement of patients, key factor to improve unambiguous identification.
HOSTED BY: The 17th National Congress of Hospitals
PLACE AND TIME: Madrid, 26-29 April 2011. Available at: http://17congresohospitales.org/programa_definitivo.pdf (page 62).


PUBLICATION
AUTHORS: Jiménez-Bunuales MT, Gonzalez-Diego P, Benito- Garcia P, Munoz-Machin I, Musitu-Pérez V, Piserra-Bolanos C, Aparicio Soria FJ, León Sanz MP, Menorca-González L.
TITLE: The patient safety, an opportunity for improvement and shared responsibility.
REF. JOURNAL: Quality. Spanish Association for Quality 2013 (in press).
Available at: http://www.aec.es/web/guest/publicaciones/revista-calidad
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MEDIA
Radio program, ONDA CERO: "The Hospital at home". Patient Safety. Unambiguous patient identification. Calahorra, March 2011.





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Health care context where the Patient Safety Practices was implemented
 
Hospital
Transferability
 
Successful implementation of this Patient Safety Practice in other health care settings than above stated
No
Specification of implementation in another health care setting(s)
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Successful implementation's level  of this Patient Safety Practice across settings
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Involved health care staff
 
Physicians
Nurses
Health care assistants
Pharmacists
Therapists
Social workers
Dieticians/ Nutritionists
Clinical support
Economist
Scientific staff / researchers
Technical support / technician
Administrative support (secretary, clerk, receptionist etc.)
Environmental support (Housekeeping)
Clinical manager
Quality manager
Risk manager
Patient Involvement
 
Direct service user's involvement as integral part of this Patient Safety Practice
Yes
Specification of the service users or their representatives' involvement in the implementation of this Patient Safety Practice
Patient(s)
Relative(s)
Patient representative(s)
Point of time in which service user or their reprasentatives' involvement takes place
During the development of the Patient Safety Practices
Active seeking of service users' opinion, feedback, experience, etc. as integral part of this Patient Safety Practice
Yes
Short description of the service users' level of involvement
Collaboration, such as co-designing a Patient Safety Practice or active partnership in implementation
Public accessibility of information regarding this Patient Safety Practice to patients and citizens/service users
Yes
List of sources where public information is accessible
Information through brochures
Population education via media (radio)
Implementation of the Patient Safety Practice
 
Existing collaboration with other countries or international organisations related to implementation of this Patient Safety Practice
Yes
Problems encountering in the implememntation course of this Patient Safety Practice like lack of motivation, no management support, etc.
Yes
List of the most prevelent difficulties encuntered during implementation of this Patient Safety Practice
Equipment was not enhanced or new
List of the most prevalent drivers for a successful implemetation of this Patient Safety Practice
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Use of any specific incentives to enhance motivation while implementing this Patient Safety Practice
Yes
Description of used incentives, if any.
Training
Existence of support or approval by the clinical or hospital management or any other hihg level authority in the implementation process of this Patient Safety Practice
Yes
Costs of the Patient Safety Practices
 
Completion of cost calculation related to this Patient Safety Practice
No
Total number of person days required to implement this Patient Safety Practice
Clinical staff: There is no specified text here
External consultants: There is no specified text here
Support staff: There is no specified text here
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Total number of person days required for training as preparation for implementation of this Patient Safety Practice
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Total cost in Euro of specific equipment (machines, software, communications supplies, etc.) needed to support implementation of this Patient Safety Practice
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Associated cost with a work reduction or foregoing in order to deliver this Patient Safety Practice
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Contact information
 
Name: María Teresa Jiménez-Bunuales
Country: SPAIN
Organisation: Fundación Hospital Calahorra, La Rioja
E-mail: mtbunuales@riojasalud.es
Phone: +34 608 34 66 34
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