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October 5, 2017

AHRQ Issues Patient Safety Morbidity and Mortality Report

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its patient safety morbidity and mortality report, focusing on issues with health care professionals coming to work while ill and the resulting effects on patient safety (a phenomenon known as "presenteeism"); cultural expectations and their impact on presenteeism; and problems with using machine translations like Google Translate with patients.  To read the latest AHRQ patient safety morbidity and mortality report, use the link below.

https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USAHRQ/bulletins/1bac0c5?reqfrom=share

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