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Patient Safety – It’s what we do!

by Tina Hilmas, RN, BSN, Project Manager, Center for Patient Safety Patient Safety Awareness Week is coming up March 12-18 and I’m always excited during this time of the year. You see, patient safety seems so simple yet is so complex and … Continue reading

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Providing Patients with ISMP Consumer Leaflets Can Help Prevent Hospital Readmissions

Guest post by Ann Shastay, MSN, RN, AOCN, Managing Editor, Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) The stakes have never been higher for hospitals to prevent patient readmissions within 30 days. While the ability to predict which patients are at high risk for … Continue reading

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