The ECRI Institute, an independent authority on the medical practice and product safety, recently published its Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns for 2019. All the items in the report are important, but items 6, 8 and 10 merit additional scrutiny. They include, respectively:Detecting Changes in a Patient’s Condition, Early Recognition of Sepsis across the Continuum, Standardizing Safety Efforts across Large Health Systems
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A new study published in the Journal of Critical Care found that occurrences of opioid-induced respiratory depression (OIRD) on general care floors may be more common than previously documented.1 The PRODIGY study, which included 1,500 patients across 16 sites in the U.S., Europe and Asia, confirmed that OIRD occurred in 46 percent of patients.
A new article was published on the Becker’s Healthcare website entitled: “102 women in health IT to know 2019”. For the third consecutive year, Bernoulli Health CEO Janet Dillione was recognized on this list. Here is a quote from the article: “Ms. Dillione has more than 25 years of experience with the development and delivery […]