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What We Learned About Patient Safety in 2022

There’s still a lot of work to be done to improve patient safety.

How Bedside Shift Reporting Can Decrease Medical Errors

Miscommunication during patient handoffs is a leading cause of medical errors. Research suggests...

Why Are Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs) Still a Problem in 2022?

Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) are among the top five killers in the United States. How is...

Half of Health Care Facilities Worldwide Lack Basic Hand Hygiene Supplies

Half of health care facilities worldwide lack basic hand hygiene supplies such as soap, water, or...

Considering an Electronic Hand Hygiene System? What to Look For

An electronic hand hygiene system can help you boost hand hygiene rates, prevent...

World Patient Safety Day: Involve Patients & Families in Hand Hygiene

The World Health Organization (WHO) established World Patient Safety Day in 2019 to call for...

How To Keep Patients Safe Despite Staffing Shortages

A shortage of healthcare workers is the biggest threat to patient safety in the United States,...

Supply Chain Problems Hinder Patient Care

The availability of medical supplies directly impacts patient outcomes.

Target Nurse Burnout to Improve Care & Cut Costs

Nurse burnout – a phenomenon characterized by emotional exhaustion, decreased motivation, and...