Patient Safety Tool: 3 'Speak Up' Posters From Joint Commission
The Joint Commission provides three free, downloadable "Speak Up" posters encouraging patients to take a role in preventing healthcare errors.
The posters were developed for the Speak Up national campaign (pdf), launched in 2002 by The Joint Commission and CMS.
The campaign urges patients to take a role in preventing healthcare errors by becoming active, involved and informed participants on the healthcare team.
Clicking each link below will open the poster as a PDF. They have been labeled with the name given to them by the Joint Commission. Download them for use in your facility.
1. Speak Up: Help Prevent Errors in Your Care
2. Speak Up: Five Things You Can Do To Prevent Infection
3. Speak Up: Help Avoid Mistakes With Your Medicines
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