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The power of EHR data

US23-11-2016Data Analytics, Patient-Generated Health Data

What will it take to turn electronic health records data into valuable insights? Mark Scott, CMO of Apixio, gives his view.

Communication in overlapping procedures: a checklist to support compliance

US01-11-2016Data Analytics, Patient-Generated Health Data

A proactive and well-designed communication and consent process will help lessen the chance of litigation should a patient experience an adverse outcome during or following an overlapping surgery, says Aaron Fink, professor emeritus of surgery at Emory University School of Medicine.

Tackling consumer credit risk

US01-11-2016Patient-Generated Health Data

Consumer credit risks present a growing dilemma for US healthcare practitioners, writes Ron Calhoun, managing director, Global Strategy for Aon.

Safety First

US01-11-2016Data Analytics, Patient-Generated Health Data

Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs) are playing an essential in the battle to drive down patient harm. Rory Jaffe, executing director of California Hospital Patient Safety Organization (CHPSO), and Claire Manneh, director of programs, CHPSO and Hospital Quality Institute, explain how a PSO can help providers learn vital lessons.

Building with care

US12-10-2016

How can you best manage the complex risks that accompany healthcare construction projects? HRMR reports on a new advisory from ACE Group that has plenty of answers.

Playing it safe

US12-10-2016Patient-Generated Health Data

How does a healthcare organization pursuing high reliability respond to a sentinel event? Mark Chassin, president and CEO of The Joint Commission, shared his insights with HRMR.

Getting it right

US12-10-2016Data Analytics, Patient-Generated Health Data

Wrong-site, wrong-patient and wrong-procedure events remain a perennial problem in US healthcare. Fay Rozovsky, president of the Rozovsky Group, outlines an enterprise risk management response plan.

Forewarned is forearmed

US12-10-2016Patient-Generated Health Data

Will you know Zika when you see it? Debra Cooper, senior risk specialist for Coverys, outlines how to prepare for patient safety.

Being prepared for Ebola

US12-10-2016Medical malpractice

How does a large physician group prepare for a crisis such as Ebola? Tatum K O'Sullivan, director of ambulatory risk and patient safety at North Shore Physicians Group in Peabody, Massachusetts, gives a personal account of the experience that helped her continue to develop and grow as a risk manager.

A safe environment

US12-10-2016Patient-Generated Health Data

Caring for patients with behavioral health issues in the emergency department remains a hot topic in US healthcare. Michelle Foster Earle, president of OmniSure Consulting Group, explores how to reduce the risks to both patients and staff.

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