TITLE

HHS Is in the Process of Implementing the Act, So Its Effectiveness Cannot Yet Be Evaluated

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;1/29/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) in context with Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005 in the U.S. The report explores the progress of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to implement the Patient Safety Act. Examples from Established Patient Safety Reporting Systems (EPSRPS), are also presented.
ACCESSION #
48056372

 

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