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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

It's Patient Safety Awareness Week!!!

March 10-16, 2019

It's Patient Safety Awareness Week! As always we remain committed to advancing safety in healthcare. If harm follows the patient beyond the traditional hospital setting, then so must patient safety. It's all about Patient Safety, Wherever Patients Are. We took a deep dive in a...

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Patient Safety Learning Series: Antibiotics in Event Reporting

TOPIC: Why are Antibiotics so prevalent in reported safety events?

In the latest report from our Patient Safety Learning Series™, we take a look at the prevalence of Antibiotics in healthcare event reporting, and examine the factors that surround medication errors involving Antibiotics compared...

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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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