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AHRQ Updates Patient Safety Information and Resources

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its weekly update on patient safety issues.  This week AHRQ highlights hospital emergency department crowding, identifying hot spots for harm and blind spots across the care pathway from patient complaints, and identifying electronic medication administration record usability issues from patient safety event reports (among other topics).  To read the AHRQ latest patient safety update, use the link below.