Search results for "Patient Safety"

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Anxiously awaiting the Supreme Court's decision on health care reform

Patient safety improvements that are already in effect would be reversed Preventive care goes away and value based purchasing has just begun under ACA and could be reversed if the act
January 2022

QD: News Every Day--Drug shortages lead to treatment delays, death

Crucial drugs are running in short supply and patients are dying as a result. Much of the problem stem from manufacturing problems that i...
January 2022

Facing depression in medical residency

a 2007 report in The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. ... through the day, not adequately reflecting on the patient or the science of medicine.
April 2016

Internship reflects how patient care guides medical education

Sitting quietly after learning of a patient's overnight death, and pumping my fist emphatically when one responds well to treatment. ... His professional goals include care redesign and the promotion of patient safety across care settings.
July 2013

CMS charts the way to a new Medicare payment system

If an outcome measure is not available, then a clinician can select a “high-priority measure” (e.g., appropriate use, patient safety, efficiency, patient experience, and care coordination measures). ... for clinicians to select from, including
June 2016

Investing in EHRs pays off in paperless perks

You can also can turn the monitor around and show the patient what you wrote.”. ... More than half said EHRs have improved their patient safety and efficiency, as well.
February 2008

ACP honors outstanding chapter activities with Evergreen Awards

Tennessee Chapter for Building Alliances with Employers, Insurers, and Physicians to Implement the Patient Centered Medical Home. ... Missouri Chapter for Membership Outreach. The Missouri Chapter revolutionized the poster competition at their chapter
May 2009

Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

While a new code for complexity of care is a major step toward better valuing patient services, ACP is concerned that it may be used less than expected. ... The cases are eligible for online CME and MOC medical knowledge points and patient safety credits,
January 2021

Did a hand sanitizer catch fire on a hospitalized child?

There is a very sad report about a fire at an Oregon hospital (OHSU's Doernbecher Children's Hospital) possibly linked to static electrici...
January 2022

Increased medical errors in July

Some residents micromanage the interns; some are hands off. Some interns have very little supervision and have no experience in patient safety. ... Interns need increased supervision and nurses and patient families need to question everything!
January 2022

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