AHRQ Research Summit on Dx Safety Sept. 28

Ruth Ryan ruthryan at COX.NET
Tue Sep 6 22:15:11 UTC 2016


Way back in 2010, Robert Wachter wrote an article "Why Diagnostic Errors
Don't Get Any Respect-And What Can Be Done About Them"
<http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/29/9/1605.full>
http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/29/9/1605.full

Six years later, we seem to be getting attention now, and hopefully respect,
thanks to gargantuan efforts of SIDM, the IOM Report, the Coalition to
Improve Diagnosis and others. See below.

 

Register Now: Sept. 28 AHRQ Research Summit on Diagnostic Safety

Join AHRQ experts and industry leaders at a
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tml?utm_source=AHRQ&utm_medium=EN-2&utm_term=&utm_content=2&utm_campaign=AHR
Q_EN9_6_2016> Sept. 28 AHRQ research summit to discuss the state of the
science on diagnostic safety and strategies to improve diagnosis in health
care. AHRQ Research Summit: Improving Diagnosis in Health Care will build on
the 2015
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National Academy of Medicine report and will discuss diagnostic safety
issues related to using data and measurement, health information technology
and organizational factors.
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tml?utm_source=AHRQ&utm_medium=EN-2&utm_term=&utm_content=2&utm_campaign=AHR
Q_EN9_6_2016> Access the agenda and register to attend via webcast or in
person at AHRQ in Rockville, Maryland. Pre-registration is required, and
in-person registration is limited. Also access a new
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5&&&http://www.ahrq.gov/news/blog/ahrqviews/ahrq-summit-highlight.html?utm_s
ource=AHRQ&utm_medium=EN-3&utm_term=&utm_content=3&utm_campaign=AHRQ_EN9_6_2
016> AHRQ Views blog post from AHRQ Director Andy Bindman, M.D., about
challenges and strategies to improve diagnostic safety.

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Ruth

 

Ruth Ryan RN, BSN, MSW, CPHRM

Medical writer

Risk management/patient safety

Continuing medical education

Telephone (504) 256-8797

Email  <mailto:ruthryan at cox.net> ruthryan at cox.net



 

 

 



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