IHI releases new edition of Managing Serious Events report

Patient Safety Monitor Insider

October 19, 2011

The Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) has released a second edition of its Respectful Management of Serious Clinical Adverse Events white paper. The white paper helps hospitals plan for the management of serious adverse events once they occur.

The second edition includes new content on reimbursement and compensation as part of the disclosure and resolution process. It always discusses disclosure of errors that occur at another institution, and meet regularly.

To download the new edition, visit IHI.org.