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- Communication Improvement 1
- Education and Training 2
- Error Reporting and Analysis 3
- Human Factors Engineering 1
- Quality Improvement Strategies 3
- Specialization of Care 1
- Device-related Complications 1
- Identification Errors 1
- Medical Complications
- Medication Safety 1
- Nonsurgical Procedural Complications 1
- Surgical Complications 2
Search results for "Infectious Diseases"
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- Patient Falls
Harrisburg, PA: Patient Safety Authority; May 2019.
This report summarizes patient safety improvement work in the state of Pennsylvania and reviews the 2018 activities of the Patient Safety Authority, including the launch of the Center of Excellence for Improving Diagnosis, outreach programs, liaison efforts, and the convening of the first patient safety conference for the state.
Cases & Commentaries
- Spotlight Case
- Web M&M
Jean L. Holley, MD ; October 2010
A man with end-stage renal disease on hemodialysis was dialyzed with equipment that had been inappropriately reused, exposing the patient to another patient's blood numerous times.
ASQ Quarterly Quality Report. Milwaukee, WI: American Society of Quality; October 2008.
This report describes strategies for health care institutions to prevent never events, based on results of a 2008 survey of quality professionals.