Patient falls were the most frequently reported sentinel event in 2018, according to a March 13 report from The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission defines a sentinel event as a patient[…]
A 60 minute complimentary OneBeacon Healthcare Group webinar. Presented by Peggy Martin, MS, ARM, MEd, DFASHRM, CPHRM, President QRM Strategies.
ECRI Institute, an independent, nonprofit patient safety organization, has launched the ECRI Guidelines Trust™, a portal to expertly vetted, evidence-based guideline briefs and scorecards. The healthcare community has free access[…]
From the JC: A new compendium of Suicide Prevention Resources to support implementation of NPSG 15.01.01, revised November 2018.Suicide_Prevention_Resources_to_support_NPSG150101_Nov201821
Assessment of Incorrect Surgical Procedures Within and Outside of OR-VA Study 2018
AmbSurgerySafetyToolkit From AHRQ: The Toolkit To Improve Safety in Ambulatory Surgery Centers helps ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) make care safer for their patients. ASCs can use the toolkit to apply[…]