Jan 14, 2016 Patient Safety Challenges in General Dentistry David O. Hester, FASHRM, CPHRM, Director, Department of Patient Safety and Risk Management.
Guidelines suggested here address patient safety issues in general dentistry practices.
Feb 24, 2015 Rising Number of Measles Cases Creates Numerous Patient Safety Issues Debbie Hill, RN, MBA, LHRM, CPHRM, Patient Safety Risk Manager, The Doctors Company
New cases of measles (rubeola) are once again making national headlines. Physicians should implement effective screening protocols, infection control techniques, and patient education to reduce liability risks and promote patient safety.
Aug 26, 2014 A Team Approach to Reducing Risk Paul Bauer, MD, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri- Kansas City School of Medicine, and Tara Benton, MD, MSCI, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
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Jun 25, 2014 Rising Number of Infectious Disease Cases Creates Patient Safety Issues Debbie Hill, RN, MBA, LHRM, Patient Safety Risk Manager, The Doctors Company
Infectious diseases and their inherent liability risks are becoming more common. This article highlights ways physicians can increase patient safety and reduce liability risks when outbreaks occur.