Ireland – National Patient Safety Office launched

Press Release Ireland – National Patient Safety Office launched Simon Harris, TD today launched the National Patient Safety Office (NPSO) at its first conference, that brought together patients and healthcare staff working in the area of patient safety,  The work of the National Patient Safety Office (NPSO), which will be located within the Department of…

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Collaboration in Ireland for Clinical Effectiveness Reviews

Collaboration in Ireland for Clinical Effectiveness Reviews (HRB-CICER) 2016 Clinical effectiveness is a key component of patient safety and quality. The integration of best evidence in service provision, through clinical effectiveness processes, promotes healthcare that is up to date, effective and consistent. The National Clinical Effectiveness Committee (NCEC) is a Ministerial committee established in 2010…

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Tribute to pioneer in public health and patient safety!

EIWH pays tribute to pioneer in public health and patient safety. 17 August 2015 – Last week, Dr. Frances Oldham Kelsey, the FDA regulator and worldwide pioneer in medicines safety and the protection of patients, died at the age of 101. As a young scientific officer, freshly employed by the FDA, she stubbornly questioned the…

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