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Tennessee Center for Patient Safety Company Profile

02:58 EDT 19th April 2014 | 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 [2269 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

N. Charleston, S.C. - Trident Medical Center Receives "A" Grade for Patient Safety

Trident Medical Center received an "A" grade in a patient safety survey by the independent Washington, DC-based Leapfrog Group. Summerville Medical Center received a "B" grade; hospitals receive a saf...

Reno, Nev.-Saint Mary's Receives Patient Safety Award

Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center, Reno, Nev., received the 2013 Nevada Hospital Engagement Network Bright Spot: Reducing Harm Across the Board Award for demonstrating excellence in patient safety....

Joint Commission, Patient Safety Movement Foundation Join Forces

The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, a leading non-profit organization dedicated to solving healthcare's most critical safety and quality problems, and the Patient Safety Movement...

Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Recognizes PA HCWs Committed to Patient Safety

Continuing efforts to encourage each healthcare worker in Pennsylvania’s healthcare facilities to make a personal commitment to patient safety, the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority has feat...

Introducing yourself to patients is a patient safety issue

One of the most exciting things about working in patient safety and health care quality is that it’s not solely about advancing science or applying performance improvement methods. It is also about...

Heart Care at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Receives New Accreditation, Approval by Women

West Tennessee Heart & Vascular Center at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital has received an Adult Transthoracic Echocardiography Accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission a...

Stryker's purchase of Patient Safety Tech is finalized

Stryker has completed its acquisition of Patient Safety Technologies, which specializes in safety sponge devices, for roughly -More- 

Stryker - Latest Small Addition Of Patient Safety Technologies Does Not Move The Needle

By The Value Investor: Investors In Stryker are hardly reacting to the acquisition of Patient Safety Technologies. With the deal, Stryker gets a hold of the Safety-Sponge System and SurgiCount's softw...

Drugs and Medications [9 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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PubMed Articles [3519 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Improving patient safety culture in general practice.

A positive patient safety culture is considered a main condition for patient safety. Several initiatives have been taken with the intention to improve this culture in healthcare. Because these were ma...

'I think we should just listen and get out': a qualitative exploration of views and experiences of Patient Safety Walkrounds.

This article is an exploration of views and experiences of Patient Safety Walkrounds, a widely recommended strategy for identifying patient safety problems and improving safety culture.

Developing a reliable and valid patient measure of safety in hospitals (PMOS): a validation study.

Patients represent an important and as yet untapped source of information about the factors that contribute to the safety of their care. The aim of the current study is to test the reliability and val...

Patient safety climate (PSC) perceptions of frontline staff in acute care hospitals: Examining the role of ease of reporting, unit norms of openness, and participative leadership.

Increased awareness regarding the importance of patient safety issues has led to the proliferation of theoretical conceptualizations, frameworks, and articles that apply safety experiences from high-r...

Evaluation of the Patient Safety Leadership Walkabout programme of a hospital in Singapore.

The Patient Safety Leadership Walkabout (PSLWA) programme is a commonly employed tool in the West, in which senior leaders visit sites within the hospital that are involved in patient care to talk to...

Clinical Trials [2672 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

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...

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...

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...

Medicaid Disenrollment: Intrastate Emergency Department Impact

We will obtain data from the robust Agency for Healthcare Reimbursement and Quality (AHRQ) Healthcare Utilization Project (HCUP), as well as from the State of Tennessee. If our hypotheses...

Molecular Genetics of Retinal Degenerations

This multinational study will investigate the inheritance of genetic retinal degeneration in families of different nationalities and ethnic backgrounds in order to identify the genes that,...

Companies [2850 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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