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Kedar Mate
What Every Clinician Should Know About Improving Care for Older Adults Author: Kedar Mate
Providing care for elderly patients doesn't automatically make you an expert in geriatrics. However, the 4Ms framework - focusing on what matters ...
Tags: Geriatrics, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Patient Safety, Age-Friendly Health Systems, Quality Improvement, Delirium (Acute), Medication Safety, What Matters

Jun 05, 2019 03:58 PM
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Christian Ayin
Early Lessons to Reduce Medication Harm Author: Christian Ayin
The premature death of a newborn motivated pharmacist Christian Ayin to always look out for harms due to medication. Through IHI’s Africa Hospital ...
Tags: Africa, Medication Safety, Trigger Tools, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement

May 29, 2019 04:44 PM
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Mary Tinetti
How Focusing on What Matters Simplifies Complex Care for Older Adults Author: Mary Tinetti
What does it mean to be "age-friendly?" It means providing safe, high-quality care that lines up with what matters most to an older adult. In the ...
Tags: Geriatrics, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Patient Safety, Age-Friendly Health Systems, Quality Improvement, Delirium (Acute), Medication Safety, What Matters

Jan 23, 2019 04:18 PM
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IHI Multimedia Team
"She Got Her Fighting Spirit Back": The Power of Patient Safety Bundles Author: IHI Multimedia Team
An elderly woman's quality of life vastly improves after she goes home from the hospital after being told she may have only days to live. What mad ...
Tags: Patient Safety, Pressure Ulcers, Bundles, Medication Safety, Medication Reconciliation, Home Care, End-of-Life Care, Europe

Nov 30, 2018 02:39 PM
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Joshua Eng
Partner with Patients: You Don't Have All the Answers Author: Joshua Eng
Deprescribing means reducing or stopping medications that may no longer benefit a patient. It’s a practice that can address the challenges of poly ...
Tags: Patient Safety, Medication Safety, Medication Reconciliation, Patient & Family Centered Care

Oct 31, 2018 03:16 PM
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