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Patient unit safety and care quality

Huey-Ming Tzeng

Patient unit safety and care quality

promotion of self-healing systems during hospital stays

by Huey-Ming Tzeng

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hospitals -- Safety measures,
  • Hospital patients -- Wounds and injuries -- Prevention,
  • Medical errors -- Prevention,
  • Hospitals,
  • Safety Management -- methods,
  • Accidental Falls -- prevention & control,
  • Medical Errors -- prevention & control

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHuey-Ming Tzeng and Chang-Yi Yin (authors).
    ContributionsYin, Chang-Yi, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA969.9 .T947 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16841415M
    ISBN 109781604566703
    LC Control Number2008019252
    OCLC/WorldCa226950005

    Patient Safety Indicators— Can be used to help hospitals and health care organizations assess, monitor, track, and improve the safety of inpatient care. AHRQ has other sets of QIs:Can be used for comparative public reporting, trending, and pay-for-performance initiatives. Can identify potentially avoidable complications that result from a. Start studying Ch. 27 Patient Safety and quality (NCLEX questions). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. The workmen cause an electrical fire when installing a new piece of equipment in the intensive care unit. A client is on a ventilator in the next room. The first action the nurse should.

    Chapter 6 The Role of the Board of Directors in Advancing Patient Safety 69 Sarah Mick, JD, LLM and Shawn Mathis, JD, LLM The Impact of Sarbanes-Oxley Reforms on Hospital Governance and Patient Safety 70 Sarbanes-Oxley and Its Legacy 72 How Governance Impacts Financial Performance and Ratings 74 Board Oversight of Quality and Patient Safety The authors suggest a five-step strategy and actions for patient safety and quality improvement staff to employ their skills to support patients, clinical staff, and health care organizations during the COVID pandemic.

    The systems within which care providers work and the tools with which they work are often suboptimal and inefficient and are not designed to maximize patient safety. Financial constraints on hospital systems and physician practices dictate that obstetricians and obstetric nurses care for as many patients as possible in limited periods of time. The first Global Patient Safety Challenge Clean Care is Safer Care: Blood safety - Injection and immunization safety - Safe clinical procedures - Safe water and sanitation in health care - Hand Hygiene (website) Quest for Quality Care and Patient Safety: the Case of Singapore M. K. Lim, , Quality and Safety in Healthcare, ;–


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