CHICAGO, Dec. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) recently released an article titled "Patient Safety Weekly Must Reads" for November 2016.
"This month's articles on PPAHS' blog focused on key learnings and opioid safety," says Michael Wong, JD (Executive Director, PPAHS), "We are also proud to have accepted an invitation to be a partner with World Thrombosis Day as part of our new campaign targeting orthopedic blood clots."
The top 10 must reads feature the top five PPAHS articles and top five tweets on patient safety in November 2016:
Article #1: Physician-Patient Alliance Partners with World Thrombosis Day. PPAHS has been invited to become a partner of World Thrombosis Day, an international multi-organizational campaign devoted to increasing global awareness about thrombosis, including its causes, risk factors, signs/symptoms, evidence-based prevention and treatments.
Article #3: 12 Years of Event-Free Opioid Use. A must read/listen. St. Joseph's/Candler Health System (SJ/C) celebrated 12 years free from opioid-related adverse events this year; we uncovered some keys to success in an interview with Harold Oglesby, RRT, Manager.
About Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety
Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety is a non-profit 501(c)(3) whose mission is to promote safer clinical practices and standards for patients through collaboration among healthcare experts, professionals, scientific researchers, and others, in order to improve healthcare delivery. For more information, please go to www.ppahs.org.