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    Stepping Through the CRICO Grant Process

    by Rachael Barzey, CRICO | November 1, 2017

    CRICO encourages patient safety innovation with its current RFA in the following focus areas for 2018: Diagnosis, Performance of Medical Procedures, Nursing, Obstetrics, Surgery and Emerging Risk

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    Getting On Board at the Lucian Leape Institute 10th Annual Forum

    by Tom Augello, CRICO | October 5, 2017

    Patient Safety luminaries crowded at the Boston Marriott Newton on September 28th to hear about new research and share ideas on engaging the governing boards of medical institutions. CRICO caught up with several of them during the breaks to gather some insights.

     

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    Eyes Opened to the 'Potential for Harm': Fellow Shares Her Transformative Experience

    by Emily Aaronson, MD, MPH and Missy Padoll | September 5, 2017

    “My career has been completely transformed by the [HMS Patient Safety and Quality] Fellowship. Through the Fellowship, I came to understand the many roles that exist that can effect this kind of change.”

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    Improving Diagnosis: It takes A Team

    by Katharine Schuler | August 22, 2017

    Subject matter experts, front line care givers, and those focused on improving diagnosis, to convene in Boston at the Diagnostic Error in Medicine 10th International Conference, October 8–10, 2017.

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  • Safer, Stronger, Better: New Funding for Patient Safety Research at Harvard

    by Tom Augello | July 31, 2017

    Working to make the Harvard medical system the safest place to provide and receive care is central to CRICO’s mission.

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    The Art & Science of Provider-to-Patient Communication

    by Adam Schaffer, MD, MPH | June 14, 2017

    A recent book entitled, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face? by actor Alan Alda (a.k.a. Hawkeye Pierce, MD) describes how essential it is for physicians to communicate clearly and compassionately with their patients.

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    Data-Driven Resources

    by Adam Schaffer, MD, MPH, CRICO | May 9, 2017

    Only a few data sources exist that enable patient safety officers and researchers to answer questions about the rates and types of medical malpractice claims.

     

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    Investing in Patient Safety

    by Missy Padoll, CRICO | April 17, 2017

    An article in today’s New York Time’s suggests that malpractice reform may be best served by an investment in patient safety. At CRICO, we have been following just this model for decades by offering grant awards to stimulate research and patient safety interventions intended to improve the quality and safety of patient care. There are several clear examples of how these interventions have made a distinct impact on improving patient safety, including the I-PASS Study Group; just awarded the John M. Eisenberg Award for Innovation in Patient Safety and Quality.

     

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  • A Thanks to Our CBS Community

    by Michael Oliver | April 3, 2017

    Thanks to the dedication of national CBS Community members to clinically code their medical malpractice claims data for inclusion in CBS, researchers are able to analyze this data set to gain insights into a rare, but serious complication.

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  • Patient Safety Awareness Week—Every Week

    by Jay Boulanger & Tom Augello, CRICO | March 13, 2017

    What does it really mean to have a “Patient Safety Awareness” Week? Does it mean anything on its own? Shouldn’t every week be a Patient Safety Awareness Week?

     

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