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By Emma Robinson | Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020
One health system has saved over $6 million in waste while reducing safety events by about 70 percent. They did it by prioritizing patient safety and putting the needs of patients, consumers, and frontline clinicians first.

 

Tag(s): Quality, Cost, and Value, Leadership, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Engage Front-Line Staff in Improvement, Person- and Family-Centered Care
By Tamsin Jones | Tuesday, Jun 16, 2020
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, how can health care providers draw upon the ethical codes of their professions to confront the years of inequities that have once again been highlighted?

 

Tag(s): Coronavirus (COVID-19), Equitable Care Delivery, Leadership, Quality Improvement, Patient Safety
By IHI Multimedia Team | Friday, Jun 12, 2020
Obstetric hemorrhage is a leading cause of maternal mortality, accounting for nearly one-quarter of all maternal deaths worldwide.

 

Tag(s): Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, Perinatal Care, Triple Aim for Populations, Maternal and Child Health
By IHI Multimedia Team | Thursday, Jun 11, 2020
A new priority matrix tool helps identify the quality initiatives that both promote psychological safety and empathy and have clinical and operational benefit.

 

Tag(s): Coronavirus (COVID-19), Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, Communication, Joy in Work
By IHI Multimedia Team | Thursday, May 28, 2020
As telehealth continues to expand, it is important to proactively understand the risks of delivering care virtually and how to improve it.

 

Tag(s): Coronavirus (COVID-19), Telehealth, Patient Safety, FMEA - Failure Mode and Effects Analysis
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