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Newborn Body Cooling Safety and Efficacy Moves Forward
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Making baby cooling safe and available to the infants who need it is moving beyond 2016 recommendations from the AMC PSO, to new advancements.  A regional registry of babies considered for therapeutic hypothermia is yielding new insight into how treatment can be delivered more effectively, safely, and consistently to prevent lifetime disabilities.

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Lack of Preparation, Safety Culture, Contributed to Loss of Baby
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO Jennifer Vuu Sanchez, CRICO

This OB patient’s risk factors were not adequately considered, and the team’s failure to follow protocols and secure back-up contributed to a lawsuit and a settlement of over $1 million.

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Lowering the Risk of Moving Patients to a Different Hospital
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

One of the lesser-known safety risks for hospitals is the transfer of a patient from one facility to another. A new guidance document attempts to make inter-hospital transfers safer.

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At the End of Information Blocking, an Opening for Patient Safety
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Opening your notes offers the potential to enhance patient safety by linking clinicians and patients between visits–times when ambulatory vulnerabilities often compound.

 

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More Recently Asked Questions
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Queries about malpractice and patient safety.

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CRICO OB Patient Safety Program

FOR CNMs and FAMILY PRACTITIONERS: this voluntary program for CRICO-insured providers with obstetrics privileges rewards risk reduction activities with a malpractice premium discount.


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CRICO OB Patient Safety Program

FOR OBSTETRICIANS: this voluntary program entitles CRICO-insured providers to remain in a lower premium underwriting specialty category for each year in which they complete specific risk reduction activities.

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Recently Asked Questions
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Clinicians express concerns about malpractice and patient safety.

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Five Recently Published CRICO Cases to Reflect On at Year’s End, Radiology Contributing Factors, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight December 2020: Five Recently Published CRICO Cases to Reflect On at Year’s End, Radiology Contributing Factors, and more...

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Six Key Ways to Mitigate Risk During Unexpected EHR Downtime, Safety Net Podcast, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight November 2020: Six Key Ways to Mitigate Risk From Unexpected EHR Downtime, Safety Net Podcast, and more...

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