News 2015

Improving patient safety through participation in the European Union Network for Patient Safety and Quality of Care
NIVEL: Improving patient safety through participation in PASQ

The participation in the European Union Network for Patient Safety and Quality of Care (PaSQ) meant a new impulse for implementation efforts of good practices in participating Dutch hospitals. With support of the Dutch PaSQ team NIVEL & CBO - Dutch Institute for Healthcare Improvement, seven Dutch hospitals participated in PaSQ, each working on the implementation or sustainability of one or more good practices: Medication Reconciliation, Paediatric Early Warning Scores (PEWS), and Hand Hygiene. The Netherlands had the opportunity to showcase Dutch knowledge and good practices, as well as learn from knowledge and experiences from other countries, to improve patient safety.

29-10-2015

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