“The Project Approach is not making patients safer!” We had the opportunity recently to have a group of senior executives from health systems at our user group meeting a few weeks ago, and the progress our clients are making in keeping patients safer is incredibly encouraging. These executives came from great health systems around theRead more »
Charleston, SC, November 6, 2018 — Verge Health, the healthcare industry’s leading governance, risk and compliance (GRC) company, invites the Charleston community to an advance screening of the patient safety documentary, To Err is Human. The film screening and a post-screening discussion take place Thursday, November 15 at 7:00pm at MUSC’s Storm Eye Institute Auditorium inRead more »
An advance documentary screening of To Err is Human will take place Thursday, November 15th at 7:00 PM at MUSC in Charleston, SC. Medical mistakes lead to as many as 440,000 preventable deaths every year. To Err is Human is an in-depth documentary about this silent epidemic and those working quietly behind the scenes toRead more »
Webinar: Patient Safety. We Can Do Better. Only If We Stop Doing the Same Thing Expecting a Different Result.
The Value and Impact of Implementing an Interdisciplinary Proactive Audit Program to Address Safety Issues in Real Time The continued record of poor hospital patient safety resulting in more than 440,000 deaths annually suggests the current approach has significant shortcomings. With an industry now incentivized to reach high reliability, how do we get there? ThisRead more »
This December marks 40 years since the 1978 crash of United Airlines Flight 173. The scheduled flight from JFK International Airport in New York City was bound for a final destination of Portland, OR. This tragic accident killed ten people while 175 survived. There were many stories about survivors, neighbors living near the crash site,Read more »