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Healthcare Quality &
Patient Safety

   
Health Watch USA 2017 ConferenceHealth Watch USASM Conference
Nov. 3, 2017
 
Upper right hand picture shows the conference with Chain Camera Pictures filming Patient Advocate Emily Paterson's Presentation
      
Agenda    Goals and Objectives
Speaker Resumes   Intro. Handout

  
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2017 Presentations & Resources
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 Said Abusalem, RN, PhD - Culture of Safety and Leadership in Long Term Care Facilities
Said Abusalem, RN, PhD - Culture of Safety and Leadership in Long Term Care Facilities YouTube Video 
 
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Chris Aiello - Rory Staunton Foundation
 
Chris Aiello - The Impact and Prevention of Sepsis YouTube Video
 
 PowerPoint
Robert Bridges, MD Presentation on PET Scan Findings in CrCo Hip Implant Patients Robert Bridges,MD - Brain Toxicity From Cobalt in Artificial Hip Implants As Seen on PET Scan YouTube Video
  
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Joycelyn Elders, MD - Importance of a Culture of Patient Safety
 
Joycelyn Elders, MD - Past Surgeon General Tthe importance of creating a culture of patient safety. The importance of transparency, disclosure of medical errors and a just culture are key to fostering of a culture of patient safety.
YouTube Video
 
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NHSN MRSA Data Showing an Increase for 2015
Kevin Kavanagh, MD, MS - The Need for Better Tracking and Reporting of MRSA Infections in the United States YouTube Video
   
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External Resource
         Lisa McGiffert - Consumer Union - Patient Safety Accountability Lisa McGiffert - Consumer Reports - Patient Safety Accountability YouTube Video
 
PowerPoint
     
Emily Paterson, Patient Advocate
Emily Paterson PowerPoint
     
Madris Tomes
Madris Tomes - Medical device adverse events: You don’t know what you don’t know YouTube Video
 
PowerPoint
 
Stephen Tower's presentatoin on cobaltism and brain toxity in hip implant patients
Stephen Tower, MD - Metal Poisoning and Brain Toxicity in Patients With HIp Implants
YouTube Video
  
PowerPoint
     
Keynote Presentations - Videos Not Available Online 
  
Ivan Oransky, MD
Ivan Oransky, MD - Co-Founder of Retraction Watch Discusses Scientific Research Integrity
Retraction Watch
 
Retraction Watch
Database
    
Deborah Nelson, JD   University of Maryland
Deborah Nelson, JD - Deborah Nelson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Discusses Conflicts of Interest and Healthcare Policy External Resource
     

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