Tennessee Center for Patient Safety Company Profile

23:38 EDT 25th October 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 [3239 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

White Memorial Medical Center's New Simulation Center

Los Angeles The Charitable Foundation at White Memorial Medical Center (WMMC) successfully raised $1.4 million for a Simulation Center, a multidisciplinary training center designed to help staff ...

Patient Safety Still Lagging Advocates Call for National Patient Safety Monitoring Board

Hospitals and ambulatory care centers remain risky places for US patients despite more than a decade of national efforts to improve patient safety, according to testimony at a US Senate subcommittee h...

Decosimo to Serve as Exhibitor & Captive Insurance Presenter at Tennessee Health Care Convention

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Decosimo, a Top 100 accounting and business advisory firm, will participate as an exhibitor and as an educational session presenter at the 2014 Annual Con...

Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety Debuts PPAHS Patient Safety Podcast Series Exploring Important National Patient Safety Issues

CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the encouragement of the patient safety community, the Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) has introduced the PPAHS Patient Safety Podc...

Gary D. Luitjens, CRT, Steps into the Elite of Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare

Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare and the International Association of Healthcare Professionals are proud to announce that Gary D. Luitjens, CRT, is being honored for his exceptional successes in the re...

Obstetric malpractice claims dip when hospitals stress patient safety

(Medical Xpress)—A Connecticut hospital saw a 50% drop in malpractice liability claims and payments when it made patient safety initiatives a priority by training doctors and nurses to improve teamw...

Patient with Exposure to Ebola Arrives at NIH Clinical Center

A patient with exposure to the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone has been transferred from an overseas location and admitted to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center for observation and to...

Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Welcomes New Clinical Director

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority welcomes a new clinical director, Ellen S. Deutsch, MD, FAAP, FACS, to oversee the clinical aspects ...

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

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PubMed Articles [4039 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

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 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...

Patient Demographic Characteristics and Disease Stage as Drivers of Disparities in Mortality in Prostate Cancer Patients Who Receive Care at a Safety Net Academic Medical Center.

The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of patient demographic characteristics and tumor stage at diagnosis on mortality in prostate cancer patients who receive care at a safety net, acade...

Developing patient safety in dentistry.

Patient safety has always been important and is a source of public concern. Recent high profile scandals and subsequent reports, such as the Francis report into the failings at Mid Staffordshire, have...

'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.

Clinical Trials [2745 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 [2935 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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