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AHRQ Issues Diagnostic Safety Event Reporting Common Formats

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued for public comment Common Formats for Event Reporting - Diagnostic Safety (CFER-DS) Version 0.1.  AHRQ has contracted with the National Quality Forum (NQF) to assist with gathering and analyzing feedback.  To review and comment on Common Formats for Event Reporting- Diagnostic Safety Version 0.1, go to: http://www.qualityforum.org/Common_Formats_for_Patient_Safety_Data.aspx.  AHRQ appreciates the time and effort individuals invest in providing comments.  All feedback received will be reviewed and considered to guide the development of a revised version.  AHRQ information on Patient Safety Organizations has recently been updated and is now available.