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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 the effect of a system-level tiered huddle system on reporting patient safety events; developing the Safer Dx Checklist of ten safety recommendations for health care organizations to address diagnostic errors; and hospital-acquired conditions reduction program, racial and ethnic diversity, and Magnet designation in the United States (among other topics).  To read the AHRQ latest patient safety update, use the link below.