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Patient Safety Organizations were created to facilitate the collection and analysis of incident data as a means to identify and create better ways of delivering quality care to patients. However, PSOs will only be successful in this mission if they have active engagement and participation from their member hospitals.
Interested counsel may join a discussion group that offers support and an opportunity to learn about the new legal privileges and challenges of the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005. You can request to join the group by following this link: eepurl.com/rKJaf. This group generally holds conference calls quarterly.