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At The Johns Hopkins Hospital, we take a team approach to your safety. We invite you and your family to join us as active members of your care team.
Johns Hopkins is committed to excellence. A very important part of that excellence is our commitment to your safety. Patients who are more involved with their care in the hospital tend to do better and stay safer. By working together with physicians, nurses and other hospital staff, you can lower your risk of injury and make your hospital stay as safe as possible.
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