News Articles on 'Medical Quality & Safety'
MITA supports FDA safety and quality report, requests congressional action
Currently, service activities are regulated only by the FDA when performed by the medical device's original equipment manufacturer (OEM), however non-OEM parties are not held to the same FDA safety and quality standards, MITA explained. In April 2017 ...
Source: Health Imaging
Published: 16 May 2018
Nurses’ safety is crucial to ensure quality patient care : Experts
Pavan Mocherla, Managing Director – BD – India & South Asia said, “Backed by more than 120 years of tradition and heritage, BD brings an unrivaled expertise in manufacturing high quality safety-engineered medical devices to enhance healthcare worker ...
Published: 12 May 2018
Healthgrades honors 458 hospitals for patient safety
... in safety for Medicare patients as measured by objective outcomes for 13 patient safety indicators, as defined by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. 3. For 2018, 439 hospitals received the Healthgrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award ...
Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 11 May 2018
Toxic Bosses in Healthcare: A Source of Quality, Safety, and Cost Issues
Bad outcomes of toxic bosses include demoralized staff, high turnover, low productivity (staff do the minimum and stay under the radar), increased safety and quality issues, law suits, stress and burnout-related health issues. Toxic bosses create a toxic ...
Source: Too Old to Operate
Published: 04 May 2018
Stress on patient safety and quality medical care
Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari: Quality and safety of health service basis for health system development. The State of Qatar, under the wise leadership of His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, has made quality and ...
Source: Gulf Times
Published: 25 Sep 2017
Trinity Medical Center recognized for GI quality & safety
The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, a leading gastrointestinal medical society, has recognized Trinity Medical Center's Gastrointestinal Laboratory for Digestive Diseases as part of its program specifically dedicated to promoting quality ...
Source: ABC 33/40 News
Published: 24 Oct 2017
A mark of medical safety and quality
Health-care organisations in the UAE are working to create a safe and high-quality medical care system and to prevent mistakes that can endanger patient safety. However, considering the complexity of such systems and the vulnerability of patients to human ...
Source: Gulf News
Published: 20 Mar 2016
Punishing medical errors won’t improve hospital safety or quality
Joseph Ibrahim works for Monash University in an academic role involving teaching and research. He receives funding from Victorian Managed Insurance Authority, Department of Health and Human Services (Victoria) and Commonwealth Department of Health.
Source: The Conversation
Published: 16 Mar 2017
British Medical Journal Quality and Safety
BMJ Quality & Safety (previously Quality & Safety in Health Care) is an international peer review publication providing, news, opinion, debate and research for academics, clinicians and healthcare managers. It encourages innovation and creative thinking to ...
Published: 19 Feb 2017
Guardian Flight Makes Agreement With Baldwin Safety & Compliance
UT-based critical care air medical transport company. This arrangement is “a perfect example of how the technology, expertise, and customer-specific support systems we provide extend beyond simply operational safety to all aspects of Safety and Quality ...
Source: Aero-News Network
Published: 11 Apr 2018