Just Culture Champion Certification Courses

October 6, 2015    |   By: Calevir

Just Culture, the balance between Human and System accountability, is a hot topic in just culture1patient safety and reduction of errors in today’s medical industry.  The Center for Patient Safety (Center) fully supports the implementation of a Just Culture in healthcare organizations across the continuum of care.  The reporting of events is important and necessary to learn how to prevent errors from occurring.  Organizations with cultures that support open communication of errors while in a non-punitive environment (a “just” culture) are more likely to see high levels of improvement in patient safety. Read more about Just Culture.

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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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