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Global Sepsis Alliance.
This website provides resources to raise awareness of sepsis, including information about its increasing incidence and causes for its delayed diagnosis. World Sepsis Day occurs yearly on September 13th.<
Antimicrobial Stewardship Toolkit.
Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association Physician Leadership Forum; July 2014.
Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program.
QualityNet. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Peggy Lillis Foundation.
266 12th Street #6, Brooklyn, NY 11215.
National Healthcare Safety Network.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Rory Staunton Foundation for Sepsis Prevention.
135 West 50th Street, Eurotech Suite, 5th Floor, New York, NY.
Guide for Developing a Community-Based Patient Safety Advisory Council.
Leonhardt K, Bonin K, Pagel P. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2008. AHRQ Publication Nos. 080048.
Working Together to Address Global Drug Safety Issues with Packaging and Labeling.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices. September 26, 2018; 11:00 AM–12:00 PM (Eastern).
After Medical Errors, Disclosure, Transparency & Collaboration.
California Hospital Patient Safety Organization. September 18, 2018; 3:00–4:00 PM (Eastern).
ACT for Better Diagnosis.
Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.
Finding & Creating Joy in Work.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement. September 11–November 20, 2018.
Partnership for Health IT Patient Safety.
ECRI. Plymouth Meeting, PA.
International Patient Safety Day.
September 17, 2018; Coalition for Patient Safety, German Federal Ministry of Health, Berlin, DE.
Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety.
Illinois Hospital Association.
NAM Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic.
Washington DC: National Academy of Medicine and the Aspen Institute.
Health IT Patient Safety Supplemental Items for Hospitals.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. July 25, 2018.
Workplace Violence Prevention: Implementing Strategies for Safer Healthcare Organizations.
Center of Excellence for Improving Diagnosis.
Patient Safety Authority.
Six Building Blocks: A Team-Based Approach to Improving Opioid Management in Primary Care.
MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation at the Kaiser Permanente of Washington Research Institute; University of Washington.
MedStar Health Institute for Quality and Safety.
FDA Safety Communication: recommendations to reduce surgical fires and related patient injury.
MedWatch Safety Alert. Silver Spring, MD: US Food and Drug Administration. May 29, 2018.
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Medication Safety Dashboard.
National Health Service.
Council on Patient Safety in Women's Health Care.
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
Drug Enforcement Administration. April 28, 2018.
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
PSNet is produced for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality by a team of editors at the University of California, San Francisco with guidance from a prominent Technical Expert/Advisory Panel. The AHRQ PSNet site was designed and implemented by Silverchair.
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