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Getting to quality and safety by ‘degrees'

We have a bona fide science for clinical quality and safety that now is ready to be offered at the master's level. ... MSc, senior vice president for quality and safety at Massachusetts General Hospital and the Massachusetts General Physicians
May 2010

Electronic health records, quality and safety take the fore at Pritzker IHI open school

Electronic health records, quality and safety take the fore at Pritzker IHI open school. ... The meeting was organized by students in Pritzker's Quality and Safety Track with guidance from Laura Botwinick, Director of GPHAP.
June 2020

Yes, we can! Bare below the elbows

We didn't mandate bare below the elbows and we didn't aggressively push it. ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in Iowa City, IA, with a focus on improving the quality and safety of health care, and sees patients in the
June 2020

QD: News Every Day--Telemedicine advances ease patient adoption

QD: News Every Day--Telemedicine advances ease patient adoption. saves time and money for everyone: patients, physicians, facilities and insurers. ... The group changed its top 100 "Most Wired" hospital list to reflect new standards in infrastructure,
June 2020

Why primary care is the future of health care

In their Primary Care for the 21st Century, a personal physician coordinates with other health care providers within a patient centered medical home model of care, where quality and safety are ... A large segment of our country is currently uninsured or
June 2020

Lessons from a pandemic

We all want to proactively protect ourselves. Even if the bandana is minimally protective, if it provides some level of psychological safety, we need to respect that and allow our workers ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in
June 2020

Retooled CMS ratings may inspire hospitals' improvement

The site has been around for three years, providing data on 26 quality and outcome measures like mortality rates and heart attack treatment. ... It has helped hospitals a great deal in having an added reason for following measures of quality and
May 2008

Direct to consumer genetic testing and Oprah

How are DTC genetic tests regulated for quality and safety? These are some of the questions that I asked myself as I quickly scanned my patient's test results. ... led initiatives to improve the quality of care for patients with diabetes.
June 2020

Saving primary care: Is anyone home?

The PCMH promises nothing less than greater access to primary care, delivered with improved quality and safety, better data capture and analysis, all with lower per capita costs. ... You can see a timeline of its evolution on page S4 here.] Early data
June 2020

Lessons from a pandemic, part 2

I had multiple Zoom meetings every day and gave four lectures by Zoom. ... Michael B. Edmond, MD, FACP, is a hospital epidemiologist in Iowa City, IA, with a focus on improving the quality and safety of health care, and sees patients in the inpatient
June 2020

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