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John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award

 

 

The John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards recognize major achievements by individuals and organizations to improve patient safety and healthcare quality. Learn More and apply.

 

Busting the Myths about Engaging Patients and Families in Patient Safety

Busting the Myths about Engaging Patients and Families in Patient Safety

Open and candid communication with patients and their families is a key component of safe and effective health care. However, communication between caregivers and patients is sometimes hindered by longstanding myths and misconceptions about the sharing of information. Learn More
 

Joint Commission Names Ronald Wyatt, MD, MHA, First Patient Safety Officer

Joint Commission Names Ronald Wyatt, MD, MHA, First Patient Safety Officer

Ronald M. Wyatt, MD, MHA, is the first appointee to the newly created position of patient safety officer, reflecting The Joint Commission's commitment to promoting a safe and high-quality health care system with a goal of zero patient harm. Learn More
 
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For more than 60 years, The Joint Commission has been a champion of patient safety by helping health care organizations to improve the quality and safety of the care they provide. Our many patient safety-focused initiatives encourage and support organizations in their efforts to make patient safety a continuous priority.