Search results for "Patient Safety"

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Influenza featured at infectious disease meeting

It's for safety. It's a patient safety issue. Let's have a dialogue.”. ... The first H1N1 patient identified in the U.S. was a participant in a trial of an investigational influenza test.
January 2010

HIPAA omnibus final rule—it's time to brush up on the basics

notification. This means that practice management systems, electronic health records and e-prescribing vendors, clearinghouses, and patient safety organizations are directly liable for HIPAA compliance. ... In other words, if the insurer requests
May 2013

Follow a few simple steps to ensure safety with vaccines

Chart documentation. How well are you documenting non-prescription medications in your patient charts? ... For more in patient safety issues, from the Center for Practice Innovation, see the April issue of ACP Internist and the next installment of its
March 2008

Officer and Regent election results announced

Present position: General internist at Norristown Internal Medicine Associates. Current patient care activities: 100%. ... education; hospital finance/management; conflict of interest policies; quality and patient safety.
March 2012

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

12 tips for new academic hospitalists

Sharpe. “There are a couple of those in the country.” The final option is to get paid to be in charge of something, whether it's a clerkship, QI, or patient ... safety. “As you think about your career advancement … look around your organization
July 2021

Rhode Island practice adopts patient-centered medical home

In a patient-centered medical home, patients have improved access to care and information,” said Dr. ... Patient safety also improves as the EMR alerts physicians to potential drug interactions or allergic reactions.”.
September 2010

In this together

Medicine, formerly the Institute of Medicine, to improve patient safety by decreasing errors in diagnosis. ... That issue will never go away. Regardless of the strides made in improving accuracy of diagnosis and addressing threats to patient safety,
November 2017

Daylight saving time may be linked to medical errors

states to assess voluntarily reported patient safety-related incidents in the week following the transition into and out of daylight saving time from 2010 to 2017. ... Patient safety-related incidents likely resulting from human errors spiked
November 2020

ACP Highlights: What's new in other College publications

To nominate a colleague who made notable contributions to the field in 2008, whether through cost savings, improved work flow, patient safety, leadership, mentorship or quality improvement, readers can fill out
June 2008

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