Aging at Home HQ : Aging at Home HQ promotes staying in your home as you age. Whether you have an aging loved one, or you yourself are interested in preparing your home for living an independent life style, we want to make the process easier.
Global Med-ID System : The GlobalMed-ID System provides secure, current medical information to all parties involved in treating the patient.
At the heart of the system is the GlobalMed-ID. This wallet-sized CD functions as a secure key to the patient's medical records.
Medical records are stored on the GlobalMed-ID in an encrypted format, and can be uploaded only by authorized parties using digital signatures. Patients can decrypt and view their medical record
Patient Safety Group : The Patient Safety Group is a Massachusetts LLC whose operating charter states that all net proceeds will be used to further advance safety and quality efforts in health care. Formed in 2004, our mission is to encourage a culture of safety by providing tools that allow health care organizations the ability to communicate, collaborate, improve and share. Our initial program, eCUSP (electronic unit-based patient safety program), provides motivated
Patient Care Technology Systems : Patient Care Technology Systems is dedicated to becoming the leading provider of patient safety solutions in the high acuity segments of healthcare. Featuring the Amelior ED™ patient care system, a comprehensive ED information system with clinical decision support, and Amelior EDTracker™ automatic tracking, the most widely implemented automatic tracking system in U.S. emergency departments, PCTS provides a family of integrated and int
Partnership for Human Research Protection : While PHRP, Inc. has been dissolved, the Accreditation status of the following organizations remain in effect and valid.
The organizations listed below were awarded accreditation by the Partnership for Human Research Protection, Inc. (“PHRP, Inc.”), a collaboration of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (“NCQA”) and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (“JCAHO”). Subsequ
Australian Resource Centre for Healthcare Innovations - ARCHI : The Australian Resource Centre for Healthcare Innovation (ARCHI) is the knowledge sharing hub for Australian health professionals and health service managers who are working to deliver better patient journeys. More than just a source of information, ARCHI is a dynamic hub that actively supports the learning process for health professionals involved in clinical service redesign initiatives around Australia. ARCHI supports “communities of practice”
Simulation Group : Driven by cutting edge research, and utilizing the latest available technology, The Simulation Group at CIMIT develops medical simulation systems based on the needs of clinicians. The Group draws on multidisciplinary expertise to design and develop medical simulators that will mark a new era of medical practice, permitting a time when students, residents, and physicians will “practice medicine” without putting patients at risk.
Patient Safety Reporting System : A voluntary, confidential, non-punitive program available to all VA employees for the reporting of events and concerns related to patient safety.
Patient Safety Improvement Programs : Provides JCAHO-compliant environment of care safety management and patient safety improvement policies and procedures for health care organizations; resources include online programs and on-site training.
Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare : Improving patient safety is one of the most urgent issues facing healthcare today. Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare (PSQH) taps experts in the field for the latest news, science, research, and opinion. Covering a broad range of safety and quality topics, PSQH is a pertinent source of information for patients, clinicians, patient safety officers, risk managers, business leaders, policy makers, educators, and commercial vendors working in all
World Health Organization Publications :
The establishment of WHO Press consolidates publishing activities within WHO and reflects the importance of knowledge sharing in a world where the health needs of the world's poor are not being met, as demonstrated by the findings of the 10/90 gap study of the Global Forum for Health Research.
WHO Press becomes the publisher of choice for the dissemination of important scientific, technical and medical advice that WHO wishes to deliver to
SafeStart : SAFESTARTTM Healthcare is an advanced safety awareness initiative that identifies the root causes behind mistakes and errors. By giving healthcare providers and caregivers a heightened awareness of how critical behaviors impact their safety and the safety of their patients - accidents and injuries are significantly reduced or avoided.
SAFESTARTTM significantly complements other process-, procedure- and technology-specific initiatives that are