October 15, 2012 | By: Calevir
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has released a toolkit “Medications at Transitions and Clinical Handoffs (MATCH) Toolkit for Medication Reconciliation.” The toolkit is designed to facilitate the reduction of patient harm due to adverse drug events or medication errors. AHRQ suggests the following advantages:
The toolkit is designed to help acute care and post-acute care facilities evaluate and improve their current medication reconciliation process. Check it out today!
Transparency is one of the biggest challenges in changing patient safety culture. Frank Federico, VP at IHI, shares viewpoints in his recent blog. Remember the CANDOR toolkit (noted in his blog) is ava
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published safety information to heighten awareness about infections associated with heater-cooler devices used during open-chest cardiac surgical procedures that
Becker’s Hospital Review – FREE WEBINAR REGISTER! Monday, August 8, 2016 | 1:00pm – 2:00pm CDT Hospitals are struggling to recruit and retain quality surgeons and nurses. The role of the
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