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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Health Care Innovations Exchange. March 12, 2014.
This resource offers a collection of tools and initiatives to help organizations address the pervasive issue of chronic opioid misuse. Interventions include implementation of a protocol and education about overdose prevention.
NAM Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic.
Washington DC: National Academy of Medicine and the Aspen Institute.
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.
Finding & Creating Joy in Work.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement. March 5-May 22, 2019.
E-learning on risk management. An opportunity for sharing knowledge and experiences in patient safety.
Agra Y, García-Álvarez V, Aibar-Remón C, Aranaz J, Villán Y, Recio M. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018 Nov 8; [Epub ahead of print].
ACT for Better Diagnosis.
Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.
Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program.
QualityNet. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
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.
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.
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.
Clinician Well-Being Knowledge Hub.
Washington, DC: National Academy of Medicine.
SOPS Health Information Technology Patient Safety Supplemental Items for the Hospital Survey.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; March 2018.
Dental Patient Safety Foundation.
16011 S. 108th Ave., Orland Park, IL 60467.
ISMP Follow-up Survey on Smart Pump Data Usage.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices.
2nd Floor, 151 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9SZ.
10 Facts on Patient Safety.
Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; 2018.
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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