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Patient safety: culture eats strategy for breakfast.

Patient safety: culture eats strategy for breakfast. Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2011 Oct;72(10):548-9. Authors: Halligan A. Abstract 'One morning recently, a professor conducted a ward round on an elderly medicine ward in a ...
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A&E handover tool boosts patient safety awareness - Nursing Times

A&E handover tool boosts patient safety awareness - Nursing Times | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
A&E handover tool boosts patient safety awarenessNursing TimesA new tool for shift handovers significantly improves practice and awareness of patient safety issues in emergency departments, according to research at St Mary's Hospital in London.
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Book Clinical Risk Management: Enhancing Patient Safety free ...

Book Clinical Risk Management: Enhancing Patient Safety free ... | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
The aim of this book is to reduce the risks of medical treatment and enhance the safety of patients in all areas of healthcare. The first section discusses human error, the incidence of harm to patients, and the development or ...
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Improving patient safety « Patient Safety Horizon Scanning

Improving patient safety. Source: The Scottish Government · Follow this link for news. Date of publication: September 2011. Publication type: News item. In a nutshell: This news release looks at the ways that the staff within ...
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Patient Safety Webinar to Explore Ways to Promote Board Engagement - DigitalJournal.com (press release)

Patient Safety Webinar to Explore Ways to Promote Board EngagementDigitalJournal.com (press release)The active involvement and commitment of senior leadership and board members are necessary when it comes to achieving patient safety goals.
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Patient Safety Blog - Telling Our Stories: Robert Gold's book, Are ...

Patient Safety Blog - Telling Our Stories: Robert Gold's book, Are ... | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
This blog is about patient safety, medical malpractice, staying healthy, and preventing future errors. Help & empower someone else, Teach a lesson, Bear witness, Build our community - Email us or call 781-444-5525.
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Patient Safety First: Responsive Regulation in Health Care downloads - Jalissa

Patient Safety First: Responsive Regulation in Health Care downloads - Jalissa | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Patient Safety First: Responsive Regulation in Health Care book download Judith Healy, Paul Dugdale Download Patient Safety First: Responsive Regulation in Health Care Download Free eBook:Judith Healy, Paul Dugdale - Patient Safety First:...
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Mortality indicator will improve patient safety - Barchester Healthcare

Mortality indicator will improve patient safety - Barchester Healthcare | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukMortality indicator will improve patient safetyBarchester HealthcareHealth secretary Andrew Lansley stated: "This new measure will help ensure patient safety by acting like a smoke alarm to prompt further investigation.
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Patient safety culture measurement in general practice. Clinimetric properties ... - 7thSpace Interactive (press release)

Patient safety culture measurement in general practice. Clinimetric properties ...7thSpace Interactive (press release)A supportive patient safety culture is considered to be an essential condition for improving patient safety.
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Patient Safety Congress 2012

Infection Prevention mission is to deliver clinically differentiated evidence-based products and services that support the global effort to reduce HAIs.
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Focus on Patient Safety PDF Download - niSearch

Focus on Patient Safety PDF Download - niSearch | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Supporting the urgent need for new patient safety guidelines and practices, Focus on Patient Safety, provides the most current and authoritative research and review to help decision makers develop new and much-needed ...
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NPSA issues new safety warnings

NPSA issues new safety warnings | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Hospital patients suffering from a rare immune system disorder can deteriorate rapidly with potentially fatal consequences, nurses have been warned.
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Who at the very top is responsible for patient safety? - Health Foundation

Who at the very top is responsible for patient safety? - Health Foundation | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Following the launch of the outline of the new NHS Commissioning Board, Martin Bromiley discusses where he thinks the responsibilities of patient safety lie. (RT @PsychVictim: Who at the very top is responsible for patient safety?
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The Crash of Air France 447: Lessons for Patient Safety | The Health ...

The Crash of Air France 447: Lessons for Patient Safety | The Health ... | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
From the start of the patient safety movement, the field of commercial aviation has been our true north, and rightly so. God willing, 2011 will go down tomorrow as yet another year in which none of the 10 million trips flown by ...
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Sano y salvo: Traducidas al inglés las recomendaciones de SEMFYC sobre higiene de manos para Atención Primaria

Sano y salvo: Traducidas al inglés las recomendaciones de SEMFYC sobre higiene de manos para Atención Primaria | Patient Safety | Scoop.it

El Grupo de Trabajo de Seguridad del Paciente (SP) de SEMFYC elaboró en 2008 unas Recomendaciones sobre la higiene de las manos al personal sanitario de Atención Primaria y a los servicios de salud en España , como contribución a la campaña Clean your hands

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Donald Berwick's Resignation And The Triumph Of The Bland - Forbes

Donald Berwick's Resignation And The Triumph Of The Bland - Forbes | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Boston.comDonald Berwick's Resignation And The Triumph Of The BlandForbesA Harvard professor, he founded the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, a think tank that trains hospitals on how to increase patient safety and improve operations.
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NPSA publishes patient safety incident data update - NeLM

This issue of the National Reporting and Learning Service (NRLS) Quarterly Data Workbook updates analysis of the National Reporting and Learning System patient safety incidents, reported by NHS organisations in England ...
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Patient Safety Blog - Telling Our Stories: An MRI, or a fleet of cars ...

This blog is about patient safety, medical malpractice, staying healthy, and preventing future errors. Help & empower someone else, Teach a lesson, Bear witness, Build our community - Email us or call 781-444-5525.
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Future nurses and doctors train together to improve patient safety

Future nurses and doctors train together to improve patient safety | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Future nurses and doctors train together to improve patient safety. O'ahu medical center professionals also involved in new curriculum. University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. Contact: Tina M. Shelton, (808) 692-0897.
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Health IT and Patient Safety: Building Safer Systems for Better Care - Institute of Medicine

Health IT and Patient Safety: Building Safer Systems for Better Care - Institute of Medicine | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Health IT is designed to help improve the performance of health professionals, reduce costs, and enhance patient safety. However, poorly designed health IT can create new hazards in the already complex delivery of care.
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Doctors must tackle patient safety concerns, says GMC - GP online

Doctors must tackle patient safety concerns, says GMC - GP online | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
Daily MailDoctors must tackle patient safety concerns, says GMCGP onlineIn a consultation on updating its Good Medical Practice guidance, the GMC said doctors must take a lead role in making sure patient safety, comfort and dignity are always...
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WHO launches patient safety curriculum guide for educators | Egov ...

The World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific has launched a patient safety curriculum guide for health educators to help stem the millions of deaths that occur globally each year from unsafe patient ...
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Anesthesia Quality Institute Activates First Nationwide System to Collect Anesthesia Data to Improve Patient Safety

The Anesthesia Quality Institute (AQI) has activated the first nationwide system to collect individual adverse events from anesthesia, pain management and perioperative care.
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Patient Safety incident dashboard England and Wales 2011 - carlplant

Patient Safety incident dashboard England and Wales 2011 - carlplant | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
The sixth release of the Organisation Patient Safety Incident Reports data for NHS organisations in England and Wales was on 13 September 2011. The release covers incidents that occurred between 01 October 2010 and 31 March 2011 and ...
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Rise in serious patient safety incidents

Rise in serious patient safety incidents | Patient Safety | Scoop.it
More than 5,000 patients died or were seriously harmed in safety incidents in the six months up to March this year, the latest figures show.
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