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Prescribing Errors that Cause Harm 
Prescribing Errors that Cause Harm 
Errors that occur in the prescribing phase of the medication use process are less likely to reach the patient due to the opportunity to intercept them. However, some errors do make their way through the entire process and cause harm.  

 

Early Detection of Sepsis in Pennsylvania’s Long-Term Care Residents 
Despite the prevalence of sepsis and its serious consequences, awareness remains low, and sepsis is frequently under-diagnosed early, when it is still potentially reversible. 
Authority-Recognized Healthcare Providers are Committed to Patient Safety 
Read about previous winners of the "I Am Patient Safety" contest and nominate new individuals or groups for recognition. 
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Assess ASF patients to identify any concerns  
Address important topics about preventing patient harm 
Align information with patient's understanding 
Nominate someone or a group today for the I Am Patient Safety Poster contest 
Assess ASF patients to identify any concerns   Address topics about preventing patient harm  Align information with patient's understanding  Nominate someone or a group today for the I Am Patient Safety Poster contest 
 
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