The Quality Center PSO is hosting a two-part webinar series showcasing the journey of University of North Carolina’s Radiation Oncology Department towards high reliability using formal human factors, lean, and barriers management principles.
Sepsis is the leading cause of mortality among hospitalized patients, is associated with the highest percentage of readmissions, and is the most expensive health condition to treat in the US. UCLA Health will provide an overview of their organization’s Sepsis Infrastructure and provide some examples of systems they have been able to hardwire into their foundation. After this webinar, you will understand what steps your organization needs to take in order to become a Highly Reliable Organization for Sepsis.
Recognizing the impact of patients placed on involuntary psychiatric holds being sent to the emergency department, Adventist Health Rideout came up with a new innovative way to care for the behavioral health patient waiting in their emergency department. The goal was to deliver the highest quality care for the psychiatric patient while they were in the emergency department.
Patient safety awareness week celebrates providing safe and effective care to our patients. Patients are a key player in the health care team and in the provision of safe patient care. This webinar will focus on the importance of engaging patients when it comes to using medications safely. The goal is to highlight and promote methods of integrating the patient in medication use to enhance safety.
Interested counsel may join a discussion group that offers support and an opportunity to learn about the new legal privileges and challenges of the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005. You can request to join the group by following this link: eepurl.com/rKJaf. This group generally holds conference calls quarterly.