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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 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) clinical practice guideline for prescribing opioids for pain, achieving zero preventable harm in health care organizations, and unintended consequences of patient online access to health records (among other topics).  To read the AHRQ latest patient safety update, use the link below.