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Patient Identification System: Biometric Patient Identification & Safety Systems

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Learn what makes RightPatient from M2SYS the industry's leading patient identification system. Our biometric identification solutions are the most efficient & effective systems available. (Attending NAHAM show in #ATL this wk?
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5 Must-Haves for a Hospital Patient Safety Program - Becker's Hospital Review

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5 Must-Haves for a Hospital Patient Safety Program Becker's Hospital Review While a strong hospital patient safety program requires multiple elements that may differ depending on the specific organization, there are several core features that every...
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Noisy Operating Rooms May Jeopardize Patient Safety - Philly.com - Philly.com

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Noisy Operating Rooms May Jeopardize Patient Safety - Philly.com
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The researchers emphasize that clear communication during surgical procedures is essential to ensure the safety of patients.
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Changing a Culture with Patient Safety Walkarounds

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Best practices, ideas and news in healthcare (RT @Lalospi: Changing a Culture with Patient Safety Walkarounds Healthcare Quarterly http://t.co/NpPzjPlQQ6 "Rondas Seguridad" #PatientSafety #SegPac)...
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4 Essentials for Patient-Controlled Analgesia Pump Safety - Becker's ASC Review - Becker's ASC Review

4 Essentials for Patient-Controlled Analgesia Pump Safety - Becker's ASC Review
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The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety released four essentials for patient safety during postoperative pain management.
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NHS reporting culture will improve patient safety | NHS England

The NHS in England has stepped up its data collection, a vital move towards a “fantastic reporting culture” aimed at improving patient safety.

Dr Mike Durkin told the Patient Safety Congress at the ICC in Birmingham that the service’s culture of...
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€1.5 million research investment into healthcare quality and patient safety - thejournal.ie

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€1.5 million research investment into healthcare quality and patient safety thejournal.ie Philip Crowley, Director of Quality and Patient Safety at the HSE said this investment is a “huge opportunity to immediately improve the quality of patient...
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Readers' editor: Abbreviations and patient safety - BMJ Group blogs

Readers' editor: Abbreviations and patient safety. 7 Jun, 13 | by BMJ Group. David Payne In January this year a hospital pharmacist contacted us after a colleague had questioned a prescription for amlodipine 10 mg four times a day for ...
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Health Quality & Safety Commission | Update on development of patient experience indicators

RT @HQSCNZ: Update on the development of patient experience health quality & safety indicators: http://t.co/UlsrRUGy6I. #hqsc
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How Might Vendors Engage End-Users to Mitigate Risks to Patient ...

By Larry Ozeran MD, President, Clinical Informatics Inc. HIMSS core objective as an organization is to improve healthcare quality and patient safety through the best use of IT and management systems. As hospitals and ...
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World Alliance for Patient Safety

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      World Alliance for Patient Safety Forward Programme, versão 2008-2009.          (#HF:: World Alliance for Patient Safety http://t.co/MlnTDIoQ2N)...
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New patient safety, quality rules coming into force for health services ...

Regional health authorities, Diagnostic Services Manitoba and CancerCare Manitoba are now required to be accredited by an approved, independent quality and safety organization and must now post their accreditation ...
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The Problem of Patient Safety | Psychology Today

The Problem of Patient Safety | Psychology Today | Deteriorating patient | Scoop.it

Hospitals are dangerous places to be. Doctors' offices aren't very safe either. By one estimate, as many as 187,000 patients die every year for some reason other than the medical condition that caused them to seek care.

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Background Noise in the Operating Room is a Patient and Surgical Safety Factor | Medindia

Background Noise in the Operating Room is a Patient and Surgical Safety Factor | Medindia | Deteriorating patient | Scoop.it
Ambient background noise is a patient and surgical safety factor that can affect auditory processing among surgeons and the members of their team in the operating room (OR).
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Quiet ORs Better for Patient Safety - HealthLeaders Media - HealthLeaders Media

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HealthLeaders Media Quiet ORs Better for Patient Safety - HealthLeaders Media HealthLeaders Media Now, a study is suggesting that all that noise could contribute to miscommunication that leads to errors or issues in patient safety, says Matthew...
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Hazardous Hospitals

“@tdetz: Patient Safety: Our newest interactive @ProPublica http://t.co/NSXtcgrcGM”; Hazards of hospitals?
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Peripherally inserted central catheters increase risk of dangerous blood clots

Touted for safety, ease and patient convenience, peripherally inserted central catheters have become many clinicians' go-to for IV delivery of antibiotics, nutrition, chemotherapy, and other medications.
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Cultural Competency Matters

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By “practicing” with medical simulation and by interacting with culturally diverse standardized patients, students and residents can develop cultural competency skills.
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Patient Safety Tool: Severe Sepsis Audit Tool - Becker's ASC Review

Patient Safety Tool: Severe Sepsis Audit Tool
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... safety | severe sepsis | severe sepsis audit.
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Patient safety must become a priority - Herald Scotland

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Patient safety must become a priority
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Visitors and staff also regard hospitals as places of safety. It is shocking to discover that more than 100,000 people have been injured in accidents in Scottish hospitals in the past four years.
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'Back our campaign and put patient safety first' - Nursing Times

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'Back our campaign and put patient safety first'
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While he was speaking to us, simultaneously at last week's Patient Safety Congress in Birmingham, there was a fair degree of buzz about the campaign.
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The Patient's Role in Hospital Safety

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I wish I could say I learned the lesson about the necessity for patients to be assertive from my career as a hospital CEO, but I actually learned it from my wife Elizabeth the day she gave birth to our first daughter.
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Patient Safety Part 2 – Social Health & Self-Care Tips for Caregivers

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Patient Safety Part 2 – Social Health & Self-Care Tips for Caregivers (Patient Safety Part 2 – Social Health & Self-Care Tips for #Caregivers - Patient...
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The Patient's Role in Hospital Safety

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I wish I could say I learned the lesson about the necessity for patients to be assertive from my career as a hospital CEO, but I actually learned it from my wife Elizabeth the day she gave birth to our first daughter.
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Improving Patient Safety Through Electronic Health Record ...

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As we were completing this work, a new round of funding was announced for a grant program, Improving Patient Safety Through Simulation Research, by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
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