Book/Report

Deep Dive: Safe Ambulatory Care, Strategies for Patient Safety & Risk Reduction.

Deep Dive: Safe Ambulatory Care, Strategies for Patient Safety & Risk Reduction. Plymouth Meeting, PA: 2019.

Outpatient safety is gaining traction as a focal point of analysis and improvement efforts. This patient safety organization analyzed 4,355 incident reports from outpatient providers to identify five areas of concern: diagnosis, medications, falls, privacy, and physical safety.