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Jefferson City, MO — May 7, 2012 — Two Missouri hospitals have been recognized by Missouri Center for Patient Safety (MOCPS) with the fourth annual “Missouri Excellence in Safe Careâ€ Award.
Becky Miller, Executive Director of MOCPS, announced Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia, MO and Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton, MO are being honored for their outstanding efforts to make a measurable difference in patient safety.
Trigger tools help healthcare providers identify possible safety events and concerns by looking at conditions that often accompany those safety events. For example, by examining the administration of res
McKnight’s Senior Living magazine shared some counter-intuitive but important research recently. The article is available here. The researchers found that individuals had more adverse events from medic
Focusing on Both Deaths and Harm from Medical Errors In his latest post to the “Line of Sight” blog, IHI President and CEO, Derek Feeley, reflects on the controversy and criticism surrounding a recent
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