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Friday, August 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Latest Trends and Tips in Patient Safety »
From OR Today | August 1, 2018   When you stop and think about it, recent advancements in surgical technology a...
Monday, July 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health Care Services at Home Outpacing Attention to Safety »
New IHI report offers recommendations for improving the safety of care provided in the home Boston, MA, July 16, 20...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
IHI Convenes National Steering Committee for Patient Safety »
Boston, MA, May 22, 2018 — Aiming to relaunch the nation’s patient safety agenda with renewed energy and focus, the Instit...
Monday, April 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety Awareness Week in the News »
Patient Safety Awareness Week 2018 is over, but news reports of activity across the country and around the world are still...
Thursday, March 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sherman Award Nominations Open »
Nominations are now open for the 2018 Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement.   The Sherman Award...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety News Roundup »
Voices and topics in the news.   Leadership and Vision for a Culture of Safety NEJM Catalyst | February 8,...
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety Awareness Week 2018 Focuses on Patient Engagement, Safety Culture »
National experts to address the topic of speaking up for patient safety Boston, MA, February 1, 2018 — The Institute fo...
Monday, January 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospitals Hit by Medicare Safety Penalities »
As the federal government penalizes 751 hospitals for having too many infections and patient injuries, some states are fee...
Friday, January 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Closing the Loop on Patient Referrals in Health Care »
Faulty referral systems can harm patients when they lead to missed or delayed diagnosis and treatment, and in her latest...
Monday, November 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Be Antibiotics Aware »
Antibiotics Awareness Week, November 13-18 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising patients an...
Thursday, September 28, 2017
New Survey Looks at the Public's Experiences with Medical Error »
The vast majority of Americans are having positive experiences with the health care system, but 21 percent of adults repor...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AHRQ Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture »
  In response to medical offices interested in a survey that focuses on patient safety culture in their offices,...
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety in the Home: Assessment of Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities »
The health care system continues its shift away from its historically predominant focus on inpatient care, driven by econo...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IHI/NPSF Releases Business Case for Safety Toolkit »
  The Institute for Healthcare Improvement/National Patient Safety Foundation has released Optimizing a Busi...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement from IHI: Moving Forward with Access, Equity, and the Triple Aim »
At the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), the Triple Aim is the lens through which we view the redesign and tra...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
19th Annual Patient Safety Congress in the News »
  Dr. Don Berwick’s reading list: 6 book recommendations for safety leaders Becker’s Hospital Review  ...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coalition to Improve Diagnosis Survey »
    Given the complex nature of diagnosis, it is clear healthcare professionals, patient advocate organiza...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AHRQ Toolkit Designed to Reduce Urinary Tract Infections in Long-Term Care »
  A new evidence-based toolkit from AHRQ can help long-term facilities reduce catheter-associated urinary tract in...
Monday, March 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Institute for Healthcare Improvement and NPSF Agree to Merger »
Organizations uniting to advance common goals and accelerate progress in patient and workforce safety Boston, MA, Marc...
Sunday, March 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety Awareness Week in the News »
Boston, MA, March 8, 2017—As health care professionals and organization around the globe gear up for Patient Safety Awaren...
Tuesday, February 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPSF Unveils Plans for Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 12-18, 2017 »
Noted Patient Safety Advocates to Speak During Complimentary Webcast Boston, MA, February 14, 2017— Patient Safety Awa...
Thursday, February 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety News, Week of February 6, 2017 »
  Improving Medication Reconciliation PSQH | December 9, 2016
Wednesday, February 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Request for Pilot Participation in New AHRQ Hospital Survey »
  The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and its contractor, Westat are designing Version 2.0 of th...
Thursday, February 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPSF Joins Consumer Partnership for eHealth »
  The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a central voice for patient safety since 1997, has joined the Co...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement Open for Nominations »
  Nominations Now Open for 2017 Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement   EngagingPatien...
Thursday, December 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety News, Week of December 5, 2016 »
  3 Ways to Incorporate Patient Preferences Into Healthcare HealthIT Analytics | December 1, 2016 http...
Thursday, December 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPSF Leads Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 12-18, 2017 »
Health Professionals and Public Encouraged to Take Part as United for Patient Safety Campaign Highlights Awareness and...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety News, Week of November 21, 2016 »
Nine Organizational Strategies to Promote Engagement and Reduce Burnout Mayo Clinic Proceedings | November 18, 2016...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Faults 12 Hospitals for Failing to Disclose Injuries, Deaths Linked to Medical Devices »
  By Chad Terhune  | Kaiser Health News   October 28, 2016-- Federal...
Thursday, October 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety News, Week of October 24, 2016 »
Patient Safety Industry News Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality publishes technical brief on ambulatory safet...
Thursday, October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medication Safety: Know Your Online Pharmacy »
FDA Campaign Educates Consumers on Fake Online Pharmacies   Buying medicines online can save money, but it can be dan...
Thursday, October 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Awards $347 Million to Advance Safer Health Care »
  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has recently announced that it will award $347 million to...
Monday, September 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Poll Shows Broad Support to Limiting Work Hours of Physicians in Training »
A new national poll shows that the vast majority of the American public favors restricting the work shifts of medical re...
Thursday, August 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sepsis Is Focus of New Vital Signs Report from CDC »
Events planned for Sepsis Awareness Month in September Sepsis is caused by the body’s overwhelming and life-threatening...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
For Surgeons, Talking About Adverse Events Can Be Difficult: Study »
By Zhai Yun Tan | Kaiser Health News   July 20, 2016-- Dr. Thomas Gallagher has been through many tough conversa...

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