• WIHI: Making patient safety easier to explain & champion

    Listen in on a conversation about helping more people understand what patient safety is really about

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  • Medication mix-ups can have consequences

    7News Boston talks with the Barbara Fain of the Betsy Lehman Center

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  • Novant Health: Healthy person, healthy team, healthy leaders

    Read about this program to help counteract clinician burnout

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  • Understanding and fixing the daily frustrations

    Mission Health focuses on improving clinician well-being

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  • The majority of ICU families hesitate to raise concerns

    New study finds that more than half of patients and families hesitate to raise safety concerns in the ICU.

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  • Avert misidentification and prevent wrong patient procedures

    Wrong patient procedures still take place in Massachusetts and nationwide. ECRI Institute published a “deep dive” on the issue earlier...

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  • Nearly 1,500 adverse events reported to the state last year

    The 2015 statistics on Serious Reportable Events, just released by the Department of Public Health, show room for improvement, some...

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  • Anesthesia & Analgesia: Preventing Adverse Events in Cataract Surgery: Recommendations From a Massachusetts Expert Panel

    Work by an expert panel convened by the Betsy Lehman Center to improve safety in cataract surgery was published by...

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  • Boston Globe: Report faults cataract surgery errors

    In recent years, more than two dozen Massachusetts patients have been victims of medical errors during cataract surgery — a...

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  • State House News: Patient safety center report targets cataract surgery “never events”

    A review of medical errors made during cataract surgeries in Massachusetts found cases where the wrong lens was implanted, anesthesia...

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