Welcome to Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 2-8!

March 3, 2014    |   By: Calevir

Patient Safety Awareness Week is here!   The Center is pleased to host this week and provide Tips for Consumers about safe care and for Providers to share their successes.   Many Governor’s across the nation are acknowledging these efforts, including Gov. Jay Nixon in Missouri by signing a Proclamation!

And check out the Center’s Press Release about Safety Awareness Week!   Participate in our discussion on Twitter about how you are celebrating Patient Safety Awareness Week!


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

A recent Pennsylvania case shows how courts narrowly interpret the PSQIA, ignoring the D & A pathway and the clear language of the Final Rule. (Ungurian v. Beyzman, et al., 2020 PA Super 105). The cour

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:

Issue: A number of events reported co CPS’ Patient Safety Organization (PSO) demonstrate poor handoff communication about the patients’ infectious disease status Examples include: Patient with

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