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Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Releases March Advisory
Date:3/31/2009

ties to reduce MRSA through system improvement approaches.
  • Wrong-Site Surgery Quarterly Update: This article provides an update on events of wrong-site surgery in Pennsylvania. Encouraging signs are emerging from recent data obtained through a regional collaborative between the Authority and the Health Care Improvement Foundation's Partnership for Patient Care Wrong-Site Surgery Prevention Program. A time-out script competition is underway with five entries and open comment on the Authority's website. Also available are patient safety tools for preventing wrong-site surgery. Consumer tips for preventing wrong-site surgery are also available.

  • For a copy of the 2009 March Pennsylvania Patient Safety Advisory or more information on the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority, visit the Authority's website at www.patientsafetyauthority.org.


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