News Articles on 'Medical Quality & Safety'
Cut pet costs with quality food and good medical care
Zawistowski believes it’s more important to budget for the necessities. You can cut pet care costs by sticking to the basics with quality food, cat litter and good medical care. Preventative veterinary care is a good way to save money. An annual exam can ...
Published: 09 Sep 2018
Stress on patient safety and quality medical care
Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari: Quality and safety of health service basis for health system development. The State of Qatar, under the wise leadership of His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, has made quality and ...
Source: Gulf Times
Published: 24 Sep 2017
Trinity Medical Center recognized for GI quality & safety
The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, a leading gastrointestinal medical society, has recognized Trinity Medical Center's Gastrointestinal Laboratory for Digestive Diseases as part of its program specifically dedicated to promoting quality ...
Source: ABC 33/40 News
Published: 24 Oct 2017
Punishing medical errors won’t improve hospital safety or quality
Joseph Ibrahim works for Monash University in an academic role involving teaching and research. He receives funding from Victorian Managed Insurance Authority, Department of Health and Human Services (Victoria) and Commonwealth Department of Health.
Source: The Conversation
Published: 16 Mar 2017
British Medical Journal Quality and Safety
BMJ Quality & Safety (previously Quality & Safety in Health Care) is an international peer review publication providing, news, opinion, debate and research for academics, clinicians and healthcare managers. It encourages innovation and creative thinking to ...
Published: 19 Feb 2017
A mark of medical safety and quality
Health-care organisations in the UAE are working to create a safe and high-quality medical care system and to prevent mistakes that can endanger patient safety. However, considering the complexity of such systems and the vulnerability of patients to human ...
Source: Gulf News
Published: 16 Mar 2014
2013 Up and Comers: Dr. Peter Fleischut
For his accomplishments, Fleischut won a place in Modern Healthcare's 2013 class of Up and ... After his residency, Fleischut was named the Weill Cornell Medical Center's deputy quality and patient safety officer, a position he has held since 2010.
Source: Modern Healthcare
Published: 21 Sep 2013
Why Physician Trainees Don't Report Possible Medical Errors
... questions about the safety of the care they see, most aren't comfortable challenging the providers who deliver it. There are several reasons for that reticence, a survey published in the American Journal of Medical Quality finds. A medical student is ...
Source: HealthLeaders Media
Published: 20 Oct 2016
Program helps caregivers under stress after errors
Caregivers often suffer emotional and physical harm in the wake of their medical errors, a surprisingly common ... GBMC's vice president for quality and safety, a fact that can make it "truly devastating" for caregivers to deal with mistakes they've ...
Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 19 Jun 2015
Globalization and Medical Travel: Emerging Challenges of Quality and Safety
Editor's Note: This is the second of three contributed features submitted by members of the International Medical Travel Association's Board of Directors. The IMTA is a not-for-profit global organization of stakeholders in the international medical travel ...
Source: HealthLeaders Media
Published: 16 Jun 2009
Quality and safety of blood products
Biological medicines such as blood products and related in vitro diagnostic tests are life-saving components of every day medical practice worldwide ... Harmonization on quality assurance and safety of blood products calls for a quality assurance system ...
Source: World Health Organization
Published: 05 Feb 2010