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Risk Management and Patient Safety

Recent Articles

JAN 05, 2017
The Faintest Ink
Carol Murray, RHIA, CPHRM, Patient Safety/Risk Manager II.
Complete and timely documentation of the medical record not only enhances patient care, but it also serves to strengthen your credibility if you are called upon to defend that care.

JAN 05, 2017
Patient Safety Strategies for Emergency Medicine
Sonny Nyugen, Senior Director, Patient Safety and Risk Management, Northwest Region
In emergency medicine, doctors can reduce potential liability by following risk management strategies, such as establishing clear protocols for tests and radiology follow-up.

JAN 04, 2017
Patient Safety in Anesthesiology
Donald Wood, CRNA, CPHRM, Patient Safety Risk Manager II
Anesthesiologists can reduce potential liability by taking risk management steps, such as obtaining separate informed consent for anesthesia care.

DEC 28, 2016
Patient Safety Strategies for Radiology
Cynthia K. Morrison, RN, CPHRM
Radiologists can reduce potential liability by following risk management strategies, such as expediting critical or nonroutine results.

DEC 12, 2016
Medical Emergencies in the Dental Setting
Rosanne Cain, LHRM, CLNC
Inadequate emergency planning and protocols can cause negative outcomes.

DEC 01, 2016
HHS Office of Civil Rights Warns of Phishing E-mail
A phishing e-mail is targeting HIPAA-covered entities and their business associates.

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