URAC, a not-for-profit accreditation agency, released a set of proposed standards aimed at improving patient safety. The organization said the standards could be useful to several types of healthcare organizations and asked for industry comment on the proposal. The standards address systems for safety, training and education, tracking and reporting processes, quality improvement, and collaboration. Review the standards at www.urac.org. -- by Modern Physician/MP Stat
Standards aimed at improving patient safety
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