Image by Getty Images. That holdup posed both an educational and a patient safety problem, according to Dr. ... Citizenship and Immigration Services, alerting them that the holdup could put patient care at risk.
Throughout 2015, the program rolled out in phases, and results from the first six months were published in January 2018 by the Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. ... Another concern was that patient flow in the ED would slow down,
At 30 days, researchers assessed patient outcomes through medical records and telephone follow-up. ... The authors also called for additional research to determine whether future measurement and penalty programs are succeeding in improving patient safety.
Thus, CMS’ inclusion of postoperative VTE rates as a Patient Safety Indicator “may ultimately prove to be detrimental to patient care.”. ... was associated with less radiation exposure and a more positive patient experience, the study authors
Maybe she solved a tricky throughput problem or led a safety initiative. ... skills, patient safety, improved workflow, leadership, community involvement, quality improvement, or other areas.
Maybe she solved a tricky throughput problem or led a safety initiative. ... skills, patient safety, improved workflow, leadership, community involvement, quality improvement, or something else.
patient safety and quality care, said Phuoc Le, MD, MPH, co-director of the UCSF Global Health-Hospital Medicine Fellowship. ... Once hospitalists gain a sense of how a particular facility functions, they can suggest strategies for improvement, with an
ACP Hospitalist's editorial board members then reviewed the nominations and selected the Top Hospitalists, who have truly distinguished themselves in areas including patient safety, community involvement, clinical skills, quality improvement,
We're looking for hospitalists who made notable contributions to the field in 2011, whether through exceptional clinical skills, improved work flow, patient safety, cost savings, leadership, mentorship or quality improvement.
Rapid response systems have proliferated over the past decade since the Institute for Healthcare Improvement declared them a national patient safety goal. ... Threatened airway. Seizure. Uncontrolled pain. Source: Rapid Response Systems. AHRQ Patient