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Well this could be bad...

So I’m wearing my favorite pants to work today. They are that new/old school ugly-as-sin fashion harem-type style that’s super in right now, in a black and white chevron pattern. 163 more words

National Patient Safety Goals

The Joint Commission developed its National Patient Safety Goals (NPSGs) were developed in 2002 to provide a framework for addressing specific patient safety topics. The Patient Safety Advisory Group identifies emerging patient safety issues and advises the Joint Commission on how to address them in educational and policy initiatives which include—but are not limited to—NSPGs,  207 more words

Patient Safety

Errors: Prevention, Identification, and Correction

Identifying potential adverse events present an opportunity to improve patient care  prevention errors or harm occurs. Preventing an injury is preferable to, and often easier than, correcting the complications that result from one. 629 more words

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Procedure-Related Errors

Wrong site, or procedure, or patient errors are the sentinel events most frequently reported to the Joint Commission. These “never events” are traumatic for all involved, and root cause analysis investigations frequently reveal multiple interrelated conditions:  leadership, human factors, and communication were the top three factors cited in a recent  234 more words

Patient Safety

Guy Swimming To Escape Crocodile! [VIDEO]

A man was swimming in Mexico and didn’t notice a crocodile was in the water with him until it started to chase him! Watch the man try to swim away while onlookers threw stuff at the crocodile when he was closing in on the swimmer! 85 more words



Kicking off your Tuesday is a compilation of close-calls. I know the feeling and I’m sure you do too. When the world around you slows down and you begin to rapidly question why it is that you are doing what you are busy doing. 47 more words


An Israeli parkour daredevil has been filmed nearly falling off the top of a 40-storey building after doing a backflip