Patient Safety Week: ‘Ask Me Three’ Helps Patients Take Active Role

patient-safetyOne of the key themes of National Patient Safety Week is the Ask Me Three initiative, designed to help patients become active members of their health care teams. These three specific questions will help patients and family members work together with their caregiver team to create an environment of safety, trust and communication (Watch video):

  1. What is my main problem?
  2. What do I need to do?
  3. Why is it important for me to do this?

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