NQF updates list of safe practices, urges disclosure

January 2007
Healthcare Risk Management;Jan2007, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p5
The National Quality Foundation has added disclosure of adverse events to its list of safe practices. Risk managers often use the list to set in-house goals for patient safety and other improvement. • The safe practices require a multidisciplinary approach. • Clinicians should be educated about how to disclose adverse events. • Resources are available for help in implementing the safe practices.


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