Calling for Centralized, Coordinated Oversight of Patient Safety

Centralized and coordinated oversight of patient safety efforts is one of the recommendations of the NPSF report, Free from Harm: Accelerating Patient Safety Improvement Fifteen Years after To Err Is Human. Dr. Tejal Gandhi, president and CEO of NPSF recently published a commentary on this topic. Read the post on The Health Care Blog.


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