Tennessee Center for Patient Safety Company Profile

12:25 EDT 23rd May 2015 | BioPortfolio

The mission of the Tennessee Center for Patient Safety is to advance Tennessee hospitals’ adoption of proven strategies that enhance the reliability, safety and quality of care received by patients. Established in 2007, the Tennessee Center for Patient Safety primarily is funded by the BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation and operated by the Tennessee Hospital Association. Priority is given to initiatives designed to measurably improve care for patients and proactively position hospitals for performance on publicly-reported national quality measures. For additional information and to view the Center’s first progress report, visit www.tnpatientsafety.com


News Articles [1799 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Patient Safety Takes Center Stage at AAMI

The goal of using healthcare technology to deliver safe and effective patient care is front and center this week at AAMI with the kick-off of the National Coalition for Infusion Therapy Safety and a s...

Flemington, N.J. - Hunterdon Medical Center Recognized As Leader in Patient Safety

Keeping patients safe is something hospitals take very seriously. While most Central Jersey hospitals were recently penalized by the federal government because of medical errors and infections, Hunter...

Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center Earns Patient Safety Award for Fourth Consecutive Year

Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center in Long Beach, Calif. was awarded a fourth consecutive Healthgrades 2015 Patient Safety Excellence Award™, recognizing the hospital’s efforts to aver...

Leaders in Patient Safety Culture, Research, and Practice Top the Agenda For National Patient Safety Foundation's Patient Safety Congress

BOSTON, Mass., March 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a central voice for patient safety since 1997, has announced the program for the 17th Annual NPSF Pati...

TeleTracking Joins National Patient Safety Foundation Coalition

The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a central voice for patient safety since 1997, recently welcomed TeleTracking Technologies, Inc., as a  member of the NPSF Patient Safety Coalition....

Johns Hopkins Medicine and All Children’s Hospital Leaders Recognized as Top Experts in Patient Safety

St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) April 28, 2015 Two leaders in patient safety from the Johns Hopkins Health System were named to Becker's Hospital Review’s list of 50 Experts Leading the Field ...

The Evidence Shows IOM Was Right on Health IT and Patient Safety

The potential for health IT to reduce errors has been a pillar of health policy on patient safety since the Institute of Medicine’s To Err is Human (2000) and Crossing the Quality Chasm (2001).  In...

Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns for Healthcare Organizations

Patient safety is a top priority for every healthcare organization, but knowing where to direct initiatives can be daunting. To help organizations decide where to focus their efforts, ECRI Institute h...

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PubMed Articles [4385 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Does Employee Safety Matter for Patients Too? Employee Safety Climate and Patient Safety Culture in Health Care.

We examined relationships between employee safety climate and patient safety culture. Because employee safety may be a precondition for the development of patient safety, we hypothesized that employee...

Patient Involvement in Patient Safety: A Qualitative Study of Nursing Staff and Patient Perceptions.

The risk associated with receiving health care has called for an increased focus on the role of patients in helping to improve safety. Recent research has highlighted that patient involvement in patie...

Improving Safety: Engaging With Patients and Families Makes a Difference!

Following a brief review of the history and context for patient and family member involvement in healthcare safety improvements, a variety of tools and mechanisms for patient engagement will be offere...

The impact of a standardized incident reporting system in the perioperative setting: a single center experience on 2,563 'near-misses' and adverse events.

The reduction of perioperative harm is a major priority of in-hospital health care and the reporting of incidents and their causes is an important source of information to improve perioperative patien...

Survey on patient safety climate in public hospitals in China.

Patient safety climate has been recognized as a core determinant for improving safety in hospitals. Describing workforce perceptions of patient safety climate is an important part of safety climate ma...

Clinical Trials [3059 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Effect of Snack Consumption on Energy Intake in Preschoolers

The purpose of this pilot study will be to examine the influence of providing snacks on consumption of overall energy intake in children aged 2-5 years in the Early Learning Center (ELC) a...

Racial Difference in HCV/Host Interactions

The purpose of this study is to evaluate a group of African Americans and Caucasians with hepatitis C virus (HCV), compare their response rates to combination treatment with pegylated inte...

An Access Delivery Model That Eliminates Barriers to Breast Cancer Care Delivery

The purpose of the research is to examine the usefulness of using patient navigators in improving coordination of care between the Breast Examination Center in Harlem (BECH) and the Ralph ...

Improving The Nutritional Status Of The Malnourished Chronic Hemodialysis Patients In The State Of Tennessee

We propose to identify malnourished chronic kidney dialysis patients through a statewide effort and subsequently treat them based on a protocol (provision of oral nutritional supplementati...

Prospective, Non-interventional, Multi-center Post-authorization Safety Study of Eylea for Central Retinal Vein Occlusion (CRVO)

This is a prospective, non-interventional, multi center post-authorization safety study that includes patients with a diagnosis of CRVO. The investigator will have made the choice of trea...

Companies [3026 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Tennessee Center for Patient Safety

The mission of the Tennessee Center for Patient Safety is to advance Tennessee hospitals’ adoption of proven strategies that enhance the reliability, safety and quality of ca...

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee offers its clients peace of mind through affordable solutions for health and healing, life and living. Founded in 1945, the Chattanooga-based com...

East Tennessee Compounding Pharmacists

East Tennessee Compounding Pharmacists compound and prepare unique, less expensive, better tasting, and more tolerable, unavailable drugs. This is the basis of the profession of compounding specialis...

The National Patient Safety Foundation

The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) has been pursuing one mission since its founding in 1997 - to improve the safety of care provided to patients. As a central voice for patient safety, NPSF...

Avanca Medical Devices

Avanca Medical Devices' ultimate goal is to improve healthcare for the practitioners and make it safer for patients. The RPD® is recognized by the Veterans Administration Cente...

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