All articles posted under Quality of Care

Patient Safety Awareness Week

This week is National Patient Safety Awareness Week. Across the United States, hospitals, healthcare organizations, and patient advocacy groups have one singular focus: identifying, elevating, addressing, and normalizing patient safety in conversations across the care continuum.

Posted under: Maternal Health, Other, Quality of Care

Normalization of Deviance—Part 2

Behaviors and actions that would normally be condemned have become normalized and excused. Behaviors that create a ripe environment for errors and patient harm are not addressed. This is normalization of deviance.

Posted under: Other, Quality of Care