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This book urges patients to get involved in their health care, and showcases the importance of Joint Commission accreditation. Specific reference is made to the National Patient Safety Goals, the Speak Up Campaign, and the Universal Protocol; and advice is provided about where to go for health care when traveling abroad and the importance of looking for The Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission when choosing a health care organization.