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6 Patient Safety Risks Every Children's Hospital Should Assess

PIPSQC is pleased to share the recent publication in Children's Hospitals Today, entitled "6 Patient Safety Risks Every Children's Hospital Should Assess."

The full publication is available online at:
https://www.childrenshospitals.org/Newsroom/Childrens-Hospitals-Today/Spring-2019/Articles/6-Patient-Safety-Risks

OVERVIEW

Serious harm in children's hospitals is rare, so aggregating these events from more than 60 children's hospitals in the Child Health Patient Safety Organization (PSO) provides a broader view of risks. Children's hospitals don't have to experience a serious safety event to learn from it. Here are six patient safety risks every hospital can assess to find vulnerabilities.