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Workplace bullying is a real problem in health care(Comments Off on Workplace bullying is a real problem in health care)

October 1, 2016

This month’s column underscores the challenges related to bullying and workplace violence and its effect on patient care.

Henry Ford Health System opens up about pilot testing Oro 2.0

This month’s column describes The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare’s Oro 2.0 High Reliability Organizational Assessment application, which can help organization achieve better outcomes.

New Patient Blood Management Certification aimed at eliminating unnecessary transfusions

The benefits of Patient Blood Management Certification are highlighted in this month’s column.

Joint Commission executive vice-president addresses pain management standard concerns

An update on the Joint Commission’s standards for pain assessment and treatment is provided, along with five misconceptions that are commonly associated with these standards.

Dr. Pellegrini

Support surgical time outs on National Time Out Day— and all year long

Suggestions for effectively using time outs are summarized in this month’s column.

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