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Case: Boarding Psychiatric Patients in the ED

Triage Goals: Rapidly Identifying & Sorting Patients

Cognitive Errors in the Failure to Diagnose: Anchoring

How to Obtain Clinician Support

Measuring Clinical Performance Improvement in Emergency Medicine

Preventing Medical Errors: 7 Things Every Provider Needs to Know

Identifying Resources & Personnel for Initiative Implementation

Physician Burnout: An Emotionally Malignant Disease

What is the Triage Competency Assessment Tool?

EMTALA and Psychiatric Hospitals

Informed Consent Form Process & Documentation

5 Reasons to Use Retrospective Chart Review for Triage Competency Validation

6 Common Errors in Fetal Heart Monitoring (FHM)

CASE: Refusal of Care Based Upon Religious Beliefs

CASE: Suicide in the Emergency Department

Warfarin Complications

Consequences & Patient Safety Implications of Disruptive Behavior in Healthcare

Incivility & Disruptive Behavior in Healthcare

Pediatric Abdominal Emergencies

The Intoxicated Patient

EMTALA Considerations for Triage

Defending Shoulder Dystocia Claims

Code STEMI: Calling Dr. Herrick

Preventing Surgical Site Infections

Preventing CAUTI (Catheter-Associated UTI)

Case: Avoiding Cognitive Bias in Diagnosing Sepsis

Can Efficiency & Productivity Return to the Physician Documentation Workflow in the Era of Enterprise EHRs?

Preventing Central Line-Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI)

Healthcare-Associated Infections

Striking the Balance with EMR Risk Notifications

Triage Nurses: Questions for Chest Pain & Chest-Related Symptoms

Vital Signs: Leveraging the EMR to Heighten Awareness

Stroke Mimics

Encouraging the Maternal-Fetal Triage Index OB Triage Tool

Embedding Evidence-Based Medicine into EMR Physician Documentation

4 Clinical Tips for Triage Nurses

Clinical Decision Support in the “Mental Workflow”

Shoulder Dystocia Risk Factors

Optimizing e-Learning for Healthcare Professionals

Does Guided EMR Documentation Impact Clinical Practice, Documentation Compliance and Outcomes?

End-User vs. Risk Management: Expectations of the EMR

Should Your EHR Documentation Templates Include Chief Complaint-Specific Content?

SLIDESHARE: The ABCs of Healthcare Risk Management

The History of EMRs & Opportunities to Improve Patient Safety

Preeclampsia Treatment

Do Clinical Competency, Patient Safety and Nurse Turnover Rates Correlate?

Improving Healthcare Handoffs

Case: Is Lumbar Puncture Necessary to Rule Out Subarachnoid Hemorrhage?

MEDITECH Physician Documentation in the ED: Chief Complaint-Specific vs. General Templates

Vulnerable Adult & Elder Abuse

Defining and Diagnosing Preeclampsia

Code Sepsis: Recognize, Resuscitate, and Refer

Physician Documentation Templates in MEDITECH - Workflow Videos

Strategies to Improve Provider-Patient Communication

10 Reasons Your Urgent Care Isn't as Safe as You Think It Is

Differential Diagnosis for Abdominal Pain & Documentation Pearls

7 Clinical Topics to Consider for Your Patient Safety Initiatives

Differential Diagnosis for Headache & Documentation Pearls

4 Key Areas for Physician Integration & Onboarding

Code Stroke: A Syndrome of Subtraction

MEDITECH Physician Documentation Templates: Implementation Details

Duty to Warn Third Parties

[Infographic] The State of Healthcare Cyber Liability

Overcrowding in the Emergency Department

Mapping Clinical Risks to Frequent Obstetrics Claims

Making the Biggest Impact on Patient Safety: Where to Focus?

How to Recognize Child Abuse

Mapping Clinical Risks to Frequent Diagnosis-Related Claims

10 Principles of Geriatric Care in Acute Care Settings

[INFOGRAPHIC] Understanding Diagnostic Error

Case: Vertebral Artery Dissection

5 Recommendations to Reduce Obstetric Nursing Stress

Your Hospital Safety Culture: Strengths and Weaknesses

Q&A: Implementing a Communication and Resolution Program

Triage: The Acutely Agitated Patient

How 5 Physician Documentation Methods Compare to Facilitate Safer Care

The Pain in Pain Management

RSQ® Spotlight with Margaret Curtin | Healthcare Risk Management

Do's & Don'ts of AMA: Patients Who Leave Against Medical Advice

4 Key Areas in Your ED that Your Triage Process Impacts

Geriatric Abdominal Emergencies: 7 Things Plaintiff's Attorneys Love to Hear

Common Errors in Chest Pain Diagnosis

Chest Pain Documentation Pearls

Heart Disease Hits Close to Home

Targeting Obstetrics Malpractice Claims

EMR Documentation Discrepancies Spell Danger

Patient Safety Initiatives that Impact Diagnosis-Related Claims

The Killer Aorta: Diagnosing Thoracic Aortic Dissection

Developing a Patient Experience Strategy: The Evidence Behind Its Impact on Reimbursement & Liability

The Cognitive Autopsy

The Ultimate Loss Prevention Strategy: 4 Key Areas for Allocating Your Budget

The Focus of Patient Safety in 2017

Hot Topics: Top 10 Blogs of 2016

[Infographic] 5 Ways to Minimize Cyber Risk

Very Abnormal Vital Signs & Death after Discharge: Remember That Patient You Sent Home Last Night?

The Deceptive Pied Pipers: “Bedside Maneuvers” for Chest Pain

Case: Failure to Diagnose Sepsis

The Ring of Death: Patient Safety in Radiology

Every Story Paints a Picture: EMR Documentation of Appearance & Activity

Veterans Healthcare: What Civilian Physicians Need to Know

The Chief Complaint of Pain: A Pain for You and Your Patient!

Trick or Treat? Halloween in the Emergency Department

The Electronic Health Record: No Panacea for Risk

Using Physician Engagement to Improve Hospital Profitability

Cognitive Bias: The Near-Miss Case of “Lazy Boy”

The Year in Review: Important Developments in Case Law

5 Tips for Physician Engagement in Practice Change

The Promise of the Electronic Medical Record

Case: Failure to Diagnose Spinal Epidural Abscess

Obstetrics: Delays in Treatment of Fetal Distress

Hospital Triage Assessment: An Under-Appreciated Risk?

Necrotizing Fasciitis is Still Lurking Out There

3 Pediatric Heat-Related Illnesses

Spinal Epidural Abscess: 5 Things You Should Know

Consent, Foreign Bodies, Wrong Location, & Bad Outcomes: Surgery Safety Issues or a James Bond Movie?

Patient Experience: How to Interact with a Patient

10 Secrets About Bites and Stings

Communication Breakdowns in Healthcare: A Significant Cause of Risk and Malpractice Litigation

Violence in Healthcare Part 2: Prevention and Intervention

5 Low Back Pain Diagnoses You Don’t Want to Miss

Violence in Healthcare Part 1: Risk Factors & Warning Signs

Principles of Informed Consent in Healthcare

Confessions of an Antibiotic Abuser

Case: Atypical Presentation of Acute Ischemic Heart Disease in Women

Common Barriers Interfering with Triage Practice Change

The Diagnostic Process: Rediscovering the Basic Steps

Threats of Cyber Liability

First Impressions are Critical to Patient Experience

Malpractice Claims or Medical Errors: Which One is the Real Target?

Case of Diagnostic Error

Acute Appendicitis: Surgery vs. Conservative Antibiotic Approach

Creating a Patient Safety Culture

An Overview of Pediatric Malpractice

Thoracic Aortic Dissection: The Great Masquerader

Shifting from Triage Audit to Critical Thinking Opportunity

7 Strategies to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Heart Disease in Women: Underdiagnosed and Undertreated

Diagnostic Error: Chaos or Conquerable?

Key Considerations When Funding a Patient Safety Program

Iowa Passes Comprehensive Disclosure Law

Avoid Readmissions vs. Death After Discharge

How to Improve on the HCAHPS Patient Satisfaction Survey

Case on Batch Medical Incidents: Catastrophic System Risk

Why a Better Patient Experience Now?

RSQ Collaborative Semi-Annual Gathering Recap

Evidence-based Medicine: What's the Buzz?

IOM's Call to Arms for Failure to Diagnose

Prevention and Treatment for Stroke

The New Healthcare Imperative: Clinical Transformation

CMS Programs that Impact Healthcare Reimbursement

Managing Patient Volume in ED

Top 5 Tips on Physician Engagement

4 Ways to Improve a Distressed Labor and Delivery Unit

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