News Articles on 'Medical Quality & Safety'
FDA Provides Updates on Produce Safety Rule
In a public letter sent to state agricultural personnel, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, provided updates on issues related to the implementation of the Produce Safety Rule mandated by the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). Among the discussion ...
Source: Quality Assurance
Published: 06 Aug 2018
Health IT improving patient safety, care quality
Primarily, the most significant benefits include improvements in patient safety and quality of healthcare, as well as support for new models of care. That’s the finding of two briefs recently released by the AHA based on results from the 2016 AHA Annual ...
Source: Health Data Management
Published: 30 Jul 2018
Quality and safety of blood products
Biological medicines such as blood products and related in vitro diagnostic tests are life-saving components of every day medical practice worldwide ... Harmonization on quality assurance and safety of blood products calls for a quality assurance system ...
Source: World Health Organization
Published: 26 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: 24 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
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
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: 16 Mar 2014
Nurses’ safety is crucial to ensure quality patient care, say experts
Pavan Mocherla, managing director, BD – India and 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: 15 May 2018
2013 Up and Comers: Dr. Peter Fleischut
For his accomplishments, Fleischut won a place in Modern Healthcare's 2013 class of Up and ... After his residency, Fleischut was named the Weill Cornell Medical Center's deputy quality and patient safety officer, a position he has held since 2010.
Source: Modern Healthcare
Published: 21 Sep 2013