First issue focused on incident reports, common mistakes

January 2009
Healthcare Risk Management;Jan2009, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p4
The article features the first issue of the "Healthcare Risk Management" which focuses on the common mistakes on incident reports, published in October 1979.


Related Articles

  • Damning report highlights failings of hygiene, infection and staffing. Doherty, Laura; Snow, Tamsin // Nursing Standard;10/17/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p9 

    The article presents a report which has found that nurses at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust was found to have poor hygiene, crowded wards and nurse shortages in Tunbridge Wells, England. The report has noted that around 90 patients died as a result of the infection between April 2004...

  • AHA RESOURCES.  // AHA News;3/30/2009, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p5 

    The article features several information resources from the American Hospital Association (AHA) as of March 2009. "New Ways of Working in Hospitals" is a guide and resource kit that describes 10 successive steps for making substantive patient care delivery improvements by focusing on work and...

  • managing risk through a global capital strategy. Blake, James W.; Jordahl, Eric A. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jul2010, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p62 

    The article discusses the U.S. healthcare organizations' management of risks through a global capital strategy. It highlights some of the scheme's attributes which makes it an effective planning model for treasury management including a well-conceived philosophy relative to cash balance approach...

  • Whistle-blower suit shows need for vigilance.  // Healthcare Risk Management;Oct2009, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p113 

    The article reports on the federal lawsuit settlement of a California hospital to Talure Regional Medical Health Center in violation of the anti-kickback rules.

  • CNE Questions.  // Healthcare Risk Management;Mar2010, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p36 

    A quiz concerning medical malpractice and health risk management is presented.

  • ACHCA announces recipients of 1997-98 national awards.  // Health Care Financing Review;Spring98, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p155 

    Announces the recipients of awards from the American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA) for 1997-1998. Names of awards and awardees; Includes Michael K. Sweeney and Christopher P. Mulroney; Contact information.

  • The administrator's edge: ACHCA's subacute care credentialing initiative. Hyatt, Laura; Quinn, John // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Oct96, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p58 

    Focuses on the subacute care credentialing initiative of the American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA). Importance of the certification of the administration; Features of the certification exam; Contact information.

  • Health-care providers react to market changes.  // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;5/30/94, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p6B 

    No abstract available.

  • What physicians want. LeTourneau, Barbara; Fleischauer, Ann // Healthcare Executive;May/Jun1999, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p10 

    Discusses how physicians can improve their relations with healthcare executives. Evolution of the healthcare field; Commitment to providing high-quality care; Tension between the heart of medicine and the enterprise of medicine. INSET: Communication breakdown..

  • Moving into management. Neuwirth, Harry // Healthcare Executive;May/Jun1999, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p61 

    Discusses how healthcare executives can help ease the clinical-to-managerial transition for physicians. Awareness of unique issues physicians face; Formal and informal training programs; Need for physicians to learn a more tolerant attitude toward risk and failure.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics