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Why does one physician in a walk-in practice order laboratory monitoring tests for patients more often than a colleague working down the hallway?
$500,000 Awarded for Programs Focused on Medication Safety and Efficiency SAN DIEGO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CareFusion Foundation today awarded $500,000 in grant funding to 11 U.S.
First State Agency to Join NPSF Stand Up for Patient Safety Program Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a
Thirty-seven events were reported as Serious Events (events that cause harm) and four of the harmful events resulted in patient death HARRISBURG, Pa., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
78% of RNs agree that the quality of patient care in Massachusetts hospitals is suffering due to unsafe patient assignments including 59% of RNs who are aware of patient complications and 46% who are
Retail pharmacies that have participated in company's MTM pilot program have delivered nearly four times as many comprehensive medication reviews as the industry average DUBLIN, Ohio, June
Will Implement Omnicell Technology Throughout Minnesota's Largest Integrated Health System MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Pascal Metrics releases real-time adverse event prevention service for general availability following successful early implementation in leading health systems WASHINGTON, May 28,
First and only wireless, integrated technology system for IV pump infusion that is IHE certified for all three AutoComplete integration functions BETHLEHEM, Pa., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
PRINCETON, N.J., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New Jersey hospitals participating in a nationwide quality and patient safety program have averted 9,206 adverse events for patients and more
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