| Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018
What happens if you ask patients and families what high-quality care means to them? One hospital is using the answers to transform their care.
| Monday, Nov 19, 2018
The environment of the emergency department is often stressful, but it can be especially traumatic for patients experiencing behavioral health emergencies. Learn how a trauma-informed care approach can yield better outcomes for patients and providers.
| Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018
Discharging patients as soon as they are medically ready and assessing their needs at home – otherwise known as "flipped" discharge – makes it possible to shorten hospital length of stay and reduce the number of older adults who experience adverse events.
| Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018
Respectfully listening to a patient tell their story of harm galvanizes even already committed patient safety professionals in a way that few other things do. Plots on a graph can’t compare to someone essentially saying that you — or people like you — let them down.
| Monday, Sep 10, 2018
Health care organizations want to address the national opioid crisis, but they don't always know where to begin. One health care system found that careful and compassionate deprescribing could reduce opioid use while also effectively addressing patients' pain.