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ACP honors outstanding chapter activities with John Tooker Evergreen Awards

Texas for Texas Medical Home Initiative. The Texas Medical Home Initiative emphasizes four key components: expanding patient access and engagement, improving chronic condition population management through use of patient registries, providing
June 2012

Patient safety and suppositions

Patient safety and suppositions. Recently I went to the Maryland Patient Safety Conference as one of the Armstrong Institute clinical patient safety fellows. ... Rudy, of course, is a well-known patient-safety expert. Or at least I hope so, because I
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--health reform, H1N1 and patient safety

QD: News Every Day--health reform, H1N1 and patient safety. ACP Internist's daily digest of news and events continues. ... Wall Street Journal). In case you missed it. The New York Times recently interviewed Robert Wachter, FACP, about the patient safety
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--Health care acquired infections the ire of WHO's new patient safety envoy

QD: News Every Day--Health care acquired infections the ire of WHO's new patient safety envoy. ... The World Health Organization's new patient safety envoy will take on health care acquired infections in his new role, he announced last week.
August 2019

Patient safety, Swiss cheese and the Secret Service

Patient safety, Swiss cheese and the Secret Service. I was listening to the news on my way to work last week, and heard a story about the review conducted after the ... The explanation also sounded familiar. It is a perfect example of the“ Swiss
August 2019

Improving in-hospital handoffs | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

Any physicians who hand off patients may want to consider how well their messages are being understood, especially because patient safety is at stake. ... And in the hospital, any physicians who hand off patients may want to consider how well their
April 2019

Bigger is more dangerous?

Titled” The Risks to Patient Safety from Health System Expansions,” it includes new threats to patient safety and suggests potential strategies for mitigating them, summarized in the table“ System Expansion Risks ... to Patient Safety.”.
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--Hospital staff worried about culture of reporting mistakes

It was designed to assess hospital staff opinions about patient safety issues, medical errors, and event reporting. ... The survey includes 42 items that measure 12 areas of patient safety culture.
August 2019

The new health care epidemiologist

Infection prevention was the first quality improvement (QI) program ever to emerge and remains better developed than QI and patient safety. ... 2. To broaden the skillset of the healthcare epidemiologist, SHEA needs to sponsor education on leadership,
August 2019

Medical error--the third leading cause of death, or not nearly so simple?

What is this article actually about? The new article refers to research done over the last 2 decades, and most recently an article by NASA toxicologist and patient safety advocate John ... Patient safety is very, very important! I am glad that this
August 2019

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