Pictures Talk – Using Visual Work Instructions in Healthcare


This module describes the advantages of
clear, visual work instructions for medication safety. The module includes a
simple activity that illustrates how visual work instructions and procedures
save time and thus have higher rates of compliance.  

Visual, standardized work is one of the
basic elements of a Quality Improvement system in healthcare, industry,
hospitality, and in many other sectors, and is one of the Quality Improvement
modules offered by ISMP Canada.