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Surviving Sepsis Campaign International Guidelines for the Management of Septic Shock in Children

Ensuring Healthcare Safety Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic

Children's Hospitals' Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) - Innovation Proposal Program

PIPSQC is pleased to share the Children's Hospitals' Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) Innovation Proposal Program. To participate, please submit innovation ideas to SPS by completing this Innovation Proposal document and emailing it to OCHSPS@cchmc.org by July 31. [...]

Exploring Vulnerability to Patient Safety Events along the Age Continuum

PIPSQC is pleased to share the recent publication in Pennsylvania Patient Safety Advisory, entitled "Exploring Vulnerability to Patient Safety Events along the Age Continuum." This article analyzed 2017 data submitted to the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority to document age-related patterns of patient harm in Pennsylvania hospitals. Of particular note, the highest total event rate per admission was found in the 5- to 14-year cohort (511.12 events per 1,000 admissions) with much lower rates in other cohorts. [...]
 

Two Decades Since To Err Is Human: An Assessment Of Progress And Emerging Priorities In Patient Safety

PIPSQC is pleased to share the recent special issue of Health Affairs, entitled "Patient Safety." This issue contains a comprehensive look at the latest research on the topic of patient safety. Almost 20 years after the publication of the Institute of Medicine's landmark study, "To Err Is Human," Health Affairs authors examine what progress has been made in the intervening years. [...]