Offering the latest news in health care quality and safety, the ISQua blog also features guest posts from the best and brightest in the industry.

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Advance Care Planning (ACP) and its relevance to ISQua

By ISQua | Sep. 7, 2016 |

What is ACP?

ACP is a process of planning for future health and personal care whereby the person’s values, beliefs and preferences are made known so they can

Interview with Paul Sharek, Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford University

By ISQua | Aug. 8, 2016 |

In June, ISQua was visited by Paul Sharek, Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford University, creator and Medical Director of the LPCH Center for Quality and Clinical Effectiveness,

Patient Safety 2030

By ISQua | May. 6, 2016 |

“First do no harm.” This principle remains central to the provision of high-quality healthcare. The mission to make care safer unites professionals and patients alike,

National Guidelines for On-Screen Display of Clinical Medicines Information

By ISQua | Apr. 10, 2016 |

Medication errors remain the second most common type of healthcare incident reported in Australian hospitals and can result in serious adverse events. 

Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation

By ISQua | Mar. 3, 2016 |

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has released the first Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation, illuminating variation in health care provision across Australia.

Safer Healthcare: Strategies for the Real World

By ISQua | Mar. 2, 2016 |

The authors of this book set out a system of safety strategies and interventions for managing patient safety on a day-to-day basis and improving safety over the long term.

All In: Utilizing Healthcare Collaboratives to Save Lives and Improve Care

By ISQua | Mar. 1, 2016 |

Healthcare Professionals Share Collaborative Knowledge to Improve Patient Care and Outcomes 

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