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Residents report that ‘warm handoffs' enhance patient safety

Questions addressed patient safety, residents' familiarity with patients, and whether the intervention was worthwhile. ... Lastly, our study does not look at patient outcomes; thus, there is no way to measure what impact, if any, warm handoffs may have
August 2017

Patient safety vs. physician frustration: Finding a balance for medication alerts

Q: What's next for your program—customized alerts for other patient groups, other geriatrics interventions?
November 2010

Attending physician workload may affect teaching effectiveness, patient safety

For patient outcomes, higher workload and longer length of stay were significantly more likely to be associated with a patient safety indicator event. ... However, they concluded that the workload of attending physicians may have an adverse effect on
January 2016

The next patient safety target: misdiagnosis

Meanwhile, The Joint Commission plans to make diagnostic-error reduction a patient safety priority. ... Castillo added. “It might be a National Patient Safety Goal, it might be a call for more research, or it might be performance measures.”.
December 2013

Dilemmas in diabetes

Schneider, chief patient safety and quality officer at Abington-Jefferson Health in Abington, Pa. ... The drink can potentially boost the patient's glucose levels, Dr. Rushakoff said.
December 2019

Patient safety, resident sleep do not appear to differ with flexible vs. standard duty hours

The iCOMPARE (Individualized Comparative Effectiveness of Models Optimizing Patient Safety and Resident Education) trial assessed patient safety and resident sleep and alertness at 63 U.S. ... A study reporting the effects on patient safety and a study
March 2019

CME credits available in patient safety supplement

The project leaders identified 41 patient safety strategies and conducted reviews of many of them. ... In addition, the March 5 issue includes Annals' first article in “graphic novel” format, which also deals with a patient safety issue—a missed
March 2013

Meet Our 2019 Top Hospitalists

She truly exemplifies what it means to be a patient safety champion,” said Vineet Chopra, MBBS, FACP, her mentor and division chief. ... The rounds cover patient safety events and why it's especially important to report near misses and close calls.
November 2019

Regionalized care teams may not lead to improvements in patient safety, study finds

T]hus, another way to state our results is that we were able to increase the daily volume of patients without any significant decreases in patient safety,” they wrote. ... Nevertheless, the results on patient safety were less than desired.”.
March 2016

Duty hours, infective endocarditis

The iCOMPARE (Individualized Comparative Effectiveness of Models Optimizing Patient Safety and Resident Education) trial assessed patient safety and resident sleep and alertness at 63 U.S. ... A study reporting the effects on patient safety and a study
August 2019

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