Search results for "Patient Safety"

Results 51 - 60 of about 127 for "Patient Safety".

Lawmakers try to ‘script’ what doctors say

life or, alternatively, what they shouldn't say related to gun safety in a patient's home. ... At the heart of the ongoing legislative and judicial activity is a disagreement over precisely where the state's role lies in terms of protecting public and
January 2012

Government expert encourages transition to electronic records

Q: How can practices ensure patient safety during the transition? ... send secure patient information in a secure, encrypted fashion.
October 2011


ABIM is suspending its Practice Assessment, Patient Voice, and Patient Safety requirements for a minimum of 2 years and is updating the internal medicine MOC exam to more closely reflect the
February 2015

Navigating the improvement activity component of MIPS

patient safety. ... Clinicians can choose from over 90 improvement activities in nine subcategories: expanded patient access, population management, care coordination, patient engagement, patient safety, health equity, integration of behavioral health,
February 2017

A new kind of leadership: the physician and administrator role

A lack of physician presence might shift the focus from safe patient care to a hospital's bottom line. ... Hospitals risk dehumanization if major decisions are carried out by those whose focus is not on patient care.
June 2014

Disclosing medical errors the right way

And the institution should build systematic patient safety analysis and improvement into its risk management plan, he said. ... If a clinician or a patient wants help or fears negligence has occurred in a claim, she or he can file with the state's
June 2014

Better care for patients with disability

Dr. Lagu coauthored another study, published in October 2021 in The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, that was based on the same survey of 714 physicians. ... When a patient has a disability, be sure to speak to that individual first
June 2022

Internship reflects how patient care guides medical education

Sitting quietly after learning of a patient's overnight death, and pumping my fist emphatically when one responds well to treatment. ... His professional goals include care redesign and the promotion of patient safety across care settings.
July 2013

E-prescribing incentives change to penalties on June 30

Since 2009, CMS has been offering an incentive for eligible professionals to implement and use electronic prescribing to improve the quality, efficiency and safety of health care delivered to beneficiaries. ... For example, the National ePrescribing
February 2011

ACP honors outstanding chapter activities with Evergreen Awards

Tennessee Chapter for Building Alliances with Employers, Insurers, and Physicians to Implement the Patient Centered Medical Home. ... Missouri Chapter for Membership Outreach. The Missouri Chapter revolutionized the poster competition at their chapter
May 2009

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