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Reliability: The Next Frontier in Patient Safety

by Dev Raheja, MS, CSP

Author: Safer Hospital Care 

Reliability is the next frontier in patient safety according to Dr. Carolyn Clancy, the former Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and current Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Health, Quality, Safety and Value, veterans Health Administration. She gave this message as a keynote speaker at the Sixth Annual Forum and Gala of the Lucian Leape Institute of the National Patient Safety Foundation, held in Boston on September 12, 2013. Continue reading “Reliability: The Next Frontier in Patient Safety”