New Toolkit Boosts Safety, Quality of Ambulatory Care Transitions

Clinical staff working in ambulatory care settings have a new resource to improve the quality and safety of care transitions, especially for patients with chronic conditions.

AHRQ's Toolkit To Engage High-Risk Patients In Safe Transitions Across Ambulatory Settings, provides practical and evidence-based tools to help clinical staff work more effectively with patients for new and follow-up appointments. Resources for patients and caregivers provide added insight about health conditions and how to work with their medical team.

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Page last reviewed January 2018
Page originally created January 2018
Internet Citation: New Toolkit Boosts Safety, Quality of Ambulatory Care Transitions. Content last reviewed January 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/safe-transitions-ambulatory-settings.html