TITLE

Hospital, ASC report improper sterilization

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;May2009, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that two health care institutions admitted the risk caused by improper infection control techniques in patients.
ACCESSION #
37696506

 

Related Articles

  • Is money spent on quality improvement better spent on clinical care? NO. Runciman, Bill // Medical Journal of Australia;6/20/2011, Vol. 194 Issue 12, p641 

    The author focuses on his opposition to the proposal that funds for a quality improvement program (QIP) be diverted to additional health services in Australia. He contends that activities in the QIP provide a health facility with tools to provide a high standard of patient care. He argues that...

  • Using hospital standardised mortality ratios to assess quality of care -- proceed with extreme caution. Scott, Ian A.; Brand, Caroline A.; Phelps, Grant E.; Barker, Anna L.; Cameron, Peter A. // Medical Journal of Australia;6/20/2011, Vol. 194 Issue 12, p645 

    The article presents an argument on the use of hospital standardized mortality ratio (HSMR) as a tool in the evaluation of the quality of care at health facilities. It explores the reliability and validity of the HSMR, including its application to the improvement of medical services. It...

  • Getting paid not to teach too costly for New York hospitals. Korcok, Milan // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/10/99, Vol. 161 Issue 3, p238 

    Reports on the problem faced by hospitals in New York State that joined a government-sponsored program, which limited the number of medical residents. Details of the Medicare Graduate Medical Education Demonstration; How hospitals discovered the value of residents in providing quality health...

  • Professionalism and evolving concepts of quality. Katz, Jeffrey N.; Kessler, Courtenay L.; O'Connell, Andrew; Levine, Sharon A. // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Jan2007, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p137 

    For much of the twentieth century, quality of care was defined specifically in terms of physician characteristics and behaviors. High-quality physicians were well trained, knowledgeable, skillful, and compassionate. More recently, quality of care has been defined in terms of systems of care....

  • Physician Leadership: A Health-Care System's Investment in the Future of Quality Care. Orlando, Rocco; Haytaian, Marcia // Connecticut Medicine;Aug2012, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p417 

    The current state of health care and its reform will require physician leaders to take on greater management responsibilities, which will require a set of organizational and leadership competencies that traditional medical education does not provide. Physician leaders can form a bridge between...

  • GUEST EDITOR'S MEMO. Chakinala, Murali M. // Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension;2018, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p158 

    No abstract available.

  • Practices overloaded with patient surveys. Middlemiss, Prisca // GP: General Practitioner;1/19/2007, p17 

    The article presents information on the problems faced by medical practices in Great Britain related to patient surveys for medical quality framework. It is stated that the medical practices are overloaded due to patient surveys since they are assigned to send five million questionnaires...

  • Fatal distraction: finance vs vigilance in our nation's hospitals. Schiff, Gordon; Schiff, G // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Apr2000, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p269 

    Editorial. Focuses on the association between hospital ownership and adverse events. Medical costs in for-profits hospitals; Substandard care given to uninsured patients; Role of nurses in medical error detection and prevention.

  • Efficiency Effort of Inpatient Service for BPJS-Health Participants with Lean Method at Surabaya Islamic Hospital. Muryani; Thiwit Nurul Huda; Yeni Farida Istanti; Tito Yustiawan; Setya Haksama; Samsul Arifin // Medico-Legal Update;Jan-Jun2019, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p262 

    Hospital is required to provide effective and efficient health services in accordance with hospital service standards, including Surabaya Islamic Hospital. It actively carries out quality improvement services through managing the existing resources effectively and efficiently, evaluating and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics