Articles in Patient Safety Monitor Journal - Volume 21 Issue 1
The most successful hospitals not only focus on patient safety and positive outcomes, they also create a collective winning mindset within the organization.
Running out of water in an emergency is not something a hospital wants to think about. However, recent events have shown that it can and does happen:
10% of healthcare workers in the U.S. are abusing drugs of some sort.
A new report provides five system-level strategies with specific initiative examples for hospitals to improve prevention, identification, and treatment of opioid use disorder.
While no one would say that we’re close to that goal, a lot of progress has been made—progress that’s saved many lives.
Now that we’re in January, we’ve asked Mary Voutt-Goos, director of patient safety initiatives at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, to give her take on the past 10 years, as well as what’s in store for patient safety.