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Clinic Handoffs and Sign-Outs

  • Parvinder Sheena KhuranaEmail author
  • Lee B. Lu
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Abstract

Year-end resident clinic handoffs are critical transitions of care. Diligent clinic handoffs are important to prevent disruption and delay of patient care. This chapter discusses different models of clinic handoffs and their pros and cons.

Keywords

Clinic Handoff Transition 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.George Washington UniversityWashington, DCUSA
  2. 2.Smith Clinic, Harris Health System, Baylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA

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