Stop medical errors, patient harm, and angry surveyors by fixing your patient handoff process.
On July 24, The Joint Commission (TJC) released free materials as part of its ...Read More »
The last thing that should be on the mind of a woman going into labor is whether her weekend, holiday, or nighttime delivery is putting her and...Read More »
To achieve organizational goals, nurse work environments must support an optimal staff member experience.Read More »
Healthcare institutions large and small can be left black and blue by a cyberattack. Larger institutions have more patients and thus have more...Read More »
At North Shore Medical Center, antibiotic stewardship was the most effective intervention in reducing C. diff infectionsRead More »
HFAP surveyors will be looking for increased follow-through on a hospital’s evaluation and implementation of organizational policies. Read More »
“The SPOT algorithm surveils 24 hours a day, seven days a week to look for the signs and symptoms of sepsis. When those signs are found, they are...Read More »
Findings have led researchers to suggested that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services may no longer be able to squeeze any significant...Read More »
Bouffant caps only in the surgical suite? Skull cap? Both? It’s your choice.
Just make sure your hospital policy on surgical attire is...Read More »