PATIENT presentation at Nederlandse Vereniging van Ziekenhuizen

Posted on November 8th, 2013 · Posted in Allgemein, apps, CLAS, project info, research, toolbox

This presentation provides an overview of the SIG TEL 4 Health that is located at the CELSTEC institute. We are cooperating with various medical partner organization in European projects on topics like patient safety and patient empowerment. We strongly believe that mobile solutions + semantic and analytic technologies will facilitated..
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The TeamSTEPPS

Posted on November 5th, 2013 · Posted in research, toolbox

Since the release of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Report ‘To Err is Human’ in 1999, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Department of Defense (DoD) have been Federal leaders in the patient safety movement in the United States. “A major focus of these agencies has..
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PATIENT project CLAS App wins award

Posted on May 14th, 2013 · Posted in apps, CLAS, discharge letter, project info, research, toolbox

Dr Bridget Maher, representing the  School of Medicine University College Cork, Ireland, won the Crystal Clear MSD Health Literacy Award GP category 2013 for the CLAS mobile application.  The app is an itemised checklist and scoring system  to help medical students and junior doctors write better discharge letters.  The app..
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The Handover Toolbox: a knowledge exchange and training platform for improving patient care.

Posted on December 17th, 2012 · Posted in project info, toolbox

First article about the development of the HANDOVER toolbox published, here the abstract: Background: Safe and effective patient handovers remain a global organisational and training challenge. Limited evidence supports available handover training programmes. Customisable training is a promising approach to improve the quality and sustainability of handover training and outcomes. Objective: We present a..
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