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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Click here to read more about Health Care in America: The Experience of People with Serious Illness from The Commonwealth Fund.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

The Opioid Safety Project Webinar Series is offered by Telligen/American Medical Association. Upcoming webinars include "... Read More

Thursday, September 27, 2018

NCPS will begin offering Surveys on Patient Safety Culture™ (SOPS™) in January 2019. NCPS will conduct the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s family of safety culture surveys. These surveys include assessments of safety culture in the hospital, nursing home, medical office, community pharmacy,... Read More

Thursday, September 27, 2018

According to the CDC, at least 1.7 million Americans get sepsis every year. At least 270,000 people in the US die from sepsis each year. Recognition and prompt treatment of sepsis... Read More

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

NCPS is now offering on-site training in Just Culture principles and implementation for healthcare managers! Contact Gail Brondum... Read More

Monday, August 6, 2018

Click here to view the news release detailing the ECRI Institute's... Read More

Monday, August 6, 2018

Click here to read "Health IT Safe Practices... Read More

Monday, August 6, 2018

Click here to view poll results for the experiences of older adults and opioid prescriptions on the University of Michigan National Poll on Healthy Aging.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) assembled the National Steering Committee for Patient Safety in May 2018. This Committee is in response to the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) Call to Action from 2017. The National Steering Committee for Patient Safety aims to develop an action plan... Read More

Monday, July 23, 2018

On June 25th, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality notified NCPS that our certifications for continued listing as a Patient Safety Organization (PSO) for another three-year period were accepted. A health care provider can only obtain the confidentiality and privilege protections of the Patient... Read More

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