The AHA’s American Organization of Nurse Executives and Health Research & Educational Trust will host a March 14 webinar on “Partnering for Progress in Quality and Safety.” Participants will hear from two hospital nurse leaders that have used the HRET Hospital Improvement Innovation Network to improve quality and patient safety in their organizations. More than 1,600 hospitals in 32 states are collaborating in the HIIN to reduce all-cause patient harm by 20% and readmissions by 12% by September 2018. To register for the free webinar, from 12-12:45 p.m. CT, click here. March 12-18 is Patient Safety Awareness Week.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today activated its Emergency Operations Center to support the interagency response to the Ebola outbreak in…
The World Health Organization has confirmed the first cases of Ebola in Uganda since 2013.
AHA’s Institute for Diversity and Health Equity helps organizations build a diverse pipeline of leaders
In this AHA Stat blog, Institute for Diversity and Health Equity President and CEO Duane Reynolds highlights various resources, programs and efforts to help…
President Trump yesterday signed legislation providing $19.1 billion in disaster relief for areas affected by hurricanes, wildfires and other recent natural…
Mary Beth Kingston spoke today at the first of three regional forums on the Future of Nursing 2020-2030.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week announced an anticipated shortage of Aplisol, one of two TB skin tests licensed by the Food and Drug…