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Featured Toolkit: Preventing Opioid Prescription Theft and Ensuring Secure Transfer of PHI (PROTECT PHI)
The PReventing Opioid prescription Theft and Ensuring seCure Transfer of Personal Health Information (PROTECT PHI) intervention helps to improve patient safety and post-discharge outcomes by helping to ensure secure delivery of opioid prescriptions and protect personal health information (PHI) when patients transition from the hospital to a nursing home setting.
This toolkit provides detailed information on the PROTECT PHI goals, components, and protocol steps. It also provides an overview of common challenges to the PROTECT PHI intervention, and possible solutions for these barriers.