Fewer cadavers needed to train for surgical procedures
Critical access hospitals (CAH) accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC) will be expected to implement National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) standard NPSG.15.01.01 starting July 1, 2020.
The following is a Q&A with two experts at Chicago-based Lumere, a healthcare think tank focused on helping health systems eliminate medical errors and cut unnecessary costs.
It’s not a new problem. According to a 2016 study from the Mayo Clinic, at least 15%–20% of adults in the U.S. report high levels of stress.
As our understanding of factors leading to infection has evolved, so have antiseptics and aseptic technique.
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The World Health Organization has recently defined burnout as an official medical diagnosis.
Hospital antibiotic stewardship programs will become a Condition of Participation (CoP) requirement as of March 30, 2020.
Here is the revised wording of the hospital Condition of Participation (CoP) adding requirements for antibiotic stewardship.