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Hospitalists Can Lead Fall-Prevention Projects

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Topic: Falls | Resource type: Report

Fall prevention requires a team approach and hospitalists are in a prime position to trumpet the issue and lead nurses, therapists and families in seeing fall prevention as important. View Resource

Never Events

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Topic: Pressure Ulcers | Resource type: Report

The term "Never Event" was first introduced in 2001 by Ken Kizer, MD, former CEO of the National Quality Forum (NQF), in reference to particularly shocking medical errors (such as wrong-site... read more