NQF Clinician Workgroup Recommends Strategy for Patient Safety Measurement

September 2, 2011    |   By: Calevir

Rich Daly, with Healthcare Business News, reports on the Measures Application Partnership advisory group, created by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.   In their draft recommendations, the group “urges the creation of uniform healthcare safety measures applicable to both publicly and privately insured patients.”   Read more

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PSO Case Law: Ungurian v. Beyzman, et al., 2020 PA Super 105:

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Joint Commission New Sentinel Event Alert 61: Managing the Risks of Direct Oral Anticoagulants:

The Center for Patient Safety wants to share this important harm-prevention advice from The Joint Commission and its Sentinel Event Alert: Managing the Risks of Direct Oral Anticoagulants. The Joint Commis

CPS Safety Watch/Alert – Culture Can Improve the Control of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms:

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