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patient safety

Opioids
Tracing Rx errors
Published Aug 20, 2017
Handwritten opioid prescriptions contain more mistakes than those produced electronically, researchers find
Interdisciplinary idea
The business of medicine
Published Aug 20, 2017
Schools should teach med students business management skills so they can effectively lead complex health care enterprises, Hopkins experts say
Patient safety
Hopkins to share surgical care protocols with 750 hospitals
Published Aug 20, 2017
Armstrong Institute receives multimillion dollar grant aimed at improving patient safety, overall experience / Hopkins Medicine
Patient experience
Physician face time
Published Aug 20, 2017
Arriving early for appointments could lead to more time face-to-face with physician, study finds / Hopkins Medicine
Patient safety
Saving lives through better diagnoses
Published Aug 20, 2017
JHM launches Armstrong Institute Center for Diagnostic Excellence with $5M gift
Patient safety
Superbug solutions
Published Aug 20, 2017
Armstrong Institute awarded $16M government contract to improve use of antibiotics
Patient safety
Study: Medical errors No. 3 cause of death in U.S.
Published Aug 20, 2017
Diagnostic errors, medical mistakes led to more than 250,000 deaths in 2013, researchers estimate
Health IT
Smart medicine
Published Aug 20, 2017
Hopkins Medicine, Microsoft partner to connect medical devices (and the data they generate) in effort to reduce preventable harm
Commentary
Sick and tired?
Published Aug 20, 2017
Preventable food, sleep deprivation all too common in hospitals, Hopkins experts say / Hopkins Medicine
Survey says ...
Simple steps to better care
Published Aug 20, 2017
Survey highlights practices that consistently lead to high patient ratings of hospital care / Hopkins Medicine