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Good Communication Between Provider and Patients Helps Both “Choose Wisely”

By On May 13, 2016

In 2012, the American Board of Internal Medicine launched the Choosing Wisely campaign, which aims to promote conversations between clinicians and patients.… Read More

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Sounding the Alarm on a Significant Patient Safety Concern

By On March 5, 2014

Alarm fatigue occurs when medical staff becomes desensitized to the alarms they hear all day. It’s not an overestimation to say that hospital staff can be exposed to hundreds of alarms during… Read More