Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Clarity PSO Learning Series: Harm and the Care Delivery Process

As one of the nation's first and most trusted Patient Safety Organizations, we believe in the importance of knowledge-sharing in order to improve the quality of healthcare. For this reason, Clarity PSO regularly publishes educational reports that focus on the risk-quality-safety (RQS) issues we...

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Thursday, April 06, 2017

Clarity PSO Learning Series: The 3 D's of Debriefing

As one of the nation's first and most trusted Patient Safety Organizations, we believe in the importance of knowledge-sharing in order to improve the quality of healthcare. For this reason, Clarity PSO regularly publishes educational reports that focus on the risk-quality-safety (RQS) issues we...

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Friday, December 23, 2016

Clarity PSO Learning Series: Falls & The Question "Why?"

As one of the nation's first and most trusted Patient Safety Organizations, we believe in the importance of knowledge-sharing in order to improve the quality of healthcare. For this reason, Clarity PSO regularly publishes educational reports that focus on the risk-quality-safety (RQS) issues we...

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Clarity PSO Learning Series: High-Alert Medications

What do heparin, vancomycin, and insulin have in common? They are all high-alert medications, and the top three most consistently involved medications in events reported to Clarity PSO.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Clarity PSO Learning Series: Perinatal Events

As one of the nation's first and most trusted Patient Safety Organizations, we understand the importance of knowledge sharing in order to improve the quality of healthcare. For this reason, Clarity PSO regularly publishes educational reports that focus on the risk-quality-safety (RQS) issues we...

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Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Time to Start Paying Attention to Patient Safety Organizations!

On February 29, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) filed a Final Rule regarding Improvements for the 2017 Health Insurance Marketplace. In the notice, CMS finalized the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirement that beginning on January 1, 2017, a hospital with more than 50 beds...

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Friday, March 11, 2016

CLARITY PSO and the Important Role Patient Safety Organizations Play in the Affordable Care Act Final Rule Filed by CMS

On February 29, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) filed a Final Rule regarding Improvements for the 2017 Health Insurance Marketplace. In the notice, CMS finalized the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirement that starting January 1, 2017, a hospital with more than 50 beds that...

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Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Upcoming Webinar: "Embracing Your PSO: How to Obtain Results"

On January 27, 2016, Clarity will be presenting a free webinar that explores the future of the PSO program and what is possible with greater and deeper participation from providers. We will review what we have learned from our members and discuss how providers can make the most out of the program...

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

PSO Impact and Opportunity: A 7-Year Report to Healthcare Providers

As one of the nation's first and most trusted Patient Safety Organizations, we understand the importance of knowledge sharing in order to improve the quality of healthcare. In keeping with that, Clarity PSO publishes a series of educational reports--The Clarity PSO Learning Series--that focus on...

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Monday, October 19, 2015

Webinar: Building a Meaningful Safety Program - One CHC's Story

Recently Clarity presented a webinar discussing the importance of having a strong safety program set up in CHCs/FQHCs. We described the general strategy that we have developed, and then how a particular FQHC identified and deployed a streamlined approach to safety by leveraging the power of Patient...

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