Tuesday, February 19, 2019

How to Evaluate Patient Safety in Your Practice

EDITOR’S NOTE: Every day, patients are harmed or nearly harmed at healthcare facilities across the nation. Is there a certain procedure or specific department...

Reduce Specimen Misidentification Errors with Bar Code Point of Care Labeling

According to the College of American Pathologists (CAP), approximately 169,000 adverse events occur in U.S. hospitals annually due to sample identification errors, with 55% of all...

5 Must-Have Resources for Patient Safety in Hospitals

EDITOR’S NOTE: The spread of infection is a serious risk for patients who are admitted in the hospital for a prolonged period of time,...

Bar Codes: Protecting Patients of Every Demographic

You’re working the night shift in the ER when a concerned mother, holding her young child, rushes to the front desk in a state...