In the fall of 2019, the American Nursing Informatics Association participated in a study to describe the level of awareness, value, use, and barriers to use of the SAFER Guides to address patient safety with health information technology. The results are presented along with upcoming initiatives to continue to promote awareness and change.
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Contact hours available until 12/31/2023.
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This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, Education Director, Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc.
Learning Outcome: After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to discuss how the SAFER Guides intend to empower healthcare organizations through self-assessment to consider recommended practices that enhance the safety and safe use of the electronic health record.