The Joint Commission has announced revisions to its National Patient Safety Goal for anticoagulant therapy on eight elements of performance, according to Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare.
Many hospitals leading in healthcare quality have begun outsourcing data abstraction of Registries and Core Measures. But why? What are the benefits of outsourcing data abstraction when your[...]
Following on the heels of the successful statewide Good Catch Campaign in 2017, American Data Network Patient Safety Organization (ADNPSO) is launching a year-long specimen event study across 15[...]
Last March, American Data Network PSO celebrated the achievements made by the Arkansas hospitals that participated in ADNPSO’s 2017 Good Catch campaign. The pioneering organizations who[...]
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, sepsis, which is often difficult to diagnose, is a medical emergency in which a quick response is critical. With mortality rates[...]
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Stephanie Iorio, BSN, RN, CPHQ, delivered a presentation titled, Planning and Implementing a Statewide Good Catch Campaign, at the 10th Annual Meeting of Patient Safety Organizations held April[...]
The Joint Commission, the predominant accrediting agency for health care organizations in the United States, has released its 2018 National Patient Safety Goals. TJC updates its lists of National[...]
American Data Network Patient Safety Organization (ADNPSO) named its third quarter recipient of the Good Catch Award, presented to outstanding Arkansas healthcare workers striving to drive change[...]
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a health alert regarding the season's recent acceleration of the spread of influenza A(H3N2) and discussing recommendations for treating the[...]
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