Tag Archives: patient harm

Most hospital readmissions caused by common complications

    A study released by the Journal of the American Medical Association shows the main reason why patients need to be…[ Read More ]

Video: Why Alarms and Cameras Are Not a Minimum Standard of Care

From NBC-TV, San Diego Video Here: http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Broken-Bed-Alarm-Allowed-Patient-to-Walk-From-Hospital-Die-Report–275234411.html An investigation into what allowed a second patient in two years to simply walk away…[ Read More ]

A Nurse When You Need Us

It’s not uncommon for nurses to work a shift when patients need far more RN staffing than what is on duty.  In…[ Read More ]