Stand Up for Patient Safety Members in the News – June 2016
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
The Stand Up for Patient Safety program at NPSF is pleased to share news of recent professional activity by members.
Samantha Jacques, PhD, of Stand Up member organization Penn State Hershey Medical Center, co-authored a perspective piece published in AHRQ’s PSNet. Dr. Jacques’ May 2016 article describes strategies to reduce alarm fatigue in hospitals, including educating staff and patients, customizing alarm settings, and performing maintenance of lead wires. Read more.
NPSF congratulations the following individuals from Stand Up member organizations who recently attained the Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) credential:
Kim A. Domaradzki, BSN, CPPS, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Andrea Locklear, RN, BSN, CPPS, Vidant Health
David Lucier, MD, MBA, MPH, CPPS, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Marc Philip T. Pimentel, , MD, MPH, CPPS, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Jessica Zerillo, MD, CPPS, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center