Clinical Practice Resources

Adverse Events Malignant Hyperthermia Surgical Time-Out / Checklist
Alarm Management Medication Errors Technology
Bariatric Surgery Center Accreditation Monitoring ​​Tubing Misconnections
Controlled Substances Obstetrics Ultrasound
Difficult Airway Radiation USP <797>
Infection Control Sharps Safety Venous Thromboembolism
Latex Allergy Surgical Fires Waste Anesthetic Gases


Adverse Events

  • CDC released an online Patient Notification Toolkit to assist health departments and healthcare facilities with notifying patients after an infection control lapse or potential disease transmission during medical care

Alarm Management

Bariatric Surgery Center Accreditation

Controlled Substances

Difficult Airway 

Infection Control

Latex Allergy
Monitoring
Obstetrics
  • ACOG Council on Patient Safety in Women’s Health Care Safety Action Series (New)
    • End of Year Review: Obstetric Hemorrhage (PDF | MP3)
    • Patient Safety in Women’s Health Care is pleased to sponsor and convene the Safety Action Series.
      Upcoming Teleconference: 
      • Changes to the Joint Commission Sentinel Events Chapter – Focus on Severe Maternal Morbidity (New)
        Thursday, January 29, 2015 at noon ET
        For more information and registration click here
      • Connected Regional Projects (New)
        February 18, 2015 at 11 am ET
        For more information and registration click here
    • View Archived ACOG Council on Patient Safety in Women’s Health Care Safety Action Series Events 
Radiation
Sharps Safety
Surgical Fires
Surgical Time-Out / Checklist
Technology
Tubing Misconnections
Ultrasound
USP <797>
Venous Thromboembolism
Waste Anesthetic Gases
 

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