Medications

Medications

Prevention of Injury From Falls

What combination of fall prevention interventions are most effective at preventing injuries due to falls? Patient falls and subsequent injury is a vast patient safety topic that continues to plague us. Would you like to...

Patient Safety in Hospitals

Patient safety is a serious issue that healthcare institutions such as hospitals, clinics, etc. should always take into consideration. At all cost, patients should be protected against injuries, accidents, infections, medical errors, etc. Otherwise, their...

Banding Together

“Banding Together – for patient safety” was launched in March, 2007 following the work of the Center for Patient Safety’s 16-member Colored Wristband Work Group. The Work Group assessed findings of a survey of...

Hand Hygiene Project

In the early 1970′s, there were reports of large hairy monster stalking the Louisiana, Missouri area who became known as “Momo the Monster.” Momo is back, in the form of MRSA, VRE, C. diff,...