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Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of National Health IT Week



National Health IT Week, October 5-9, is a collaborative forum and virtual awareness week supporting the advancement of health information technology to help improve healthcare. The Joint Commission is a proud partner of this week and continues to champion the safe use of health IT.  As health IT adoption becomes more widespread, the potential for patient harm may increase.  View our Safe Health IT resources.
Sentinel Event Alert 55: Preventing falls and fall-related injuries in health care facilities

Falls resulting in injury are a prevalent patient safety problem. Elderly and frail patients with fall risk factors are not the only ones who are vulnerable to falling in health care facilities. Learn More

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Speak Up: Antibiotics - Know the Facts

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