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Figure 7-26

Mistake-Proofing the Design of Health Care Processes -

Figure 7.26. The rubber stopper on this blood analyzer is mistake-proofed to prevent contamination of employees

Photograph of a blood analyzer with a rubber stopper that is mistake-proofed to prevent contamination of employees. It accepts tubes without requiring technicians to remove the rubber stopper so that employees are not accidentally contaminated with blood.

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Current as of May 2007
Internet Citation: Figure 7-26: Mistake-Proofing the Design of Health Care Processes -. May 2007. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/mistakeproof/mistakefig7-26.html