Just Released! PSONews Summer Edition

September 10, 2013    |   By: Calevir


The Center for Patient Safety’s latest issue of PSONews

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The Center’s Summer Edition of PSONews contains the following articles and more:

  • PSOs Collaborate  …P1
  • Show Instead of Tell …P2
  • Patient Safety Culture Survey…P3
  • Second Victims…P4
  • Webinar Series  …P6
  • Center Tidbits  …P7
  • A Fall Free Culture …P8
  • PSO Data Snapshot…P10
  • PSO Calendar …P12

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