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Newborns Pose Unique Identification Challenges 
Newborns Pose Unique Identification Challenges 
The newborn population poses challenges for accurate and consistent patient identification. Newborns are unable to actively participate in confirming this information and often lack distinguishing physical characteristics. 

 

Scabies: Strategies for Management and Control 
The key element to avoiding scabies outbreaks and treatment failures is a working knowledge of current scabies clinical indicators, surveillance, transmission, diagnosis, treatment, and control measures. 
Innovation is Key to Ongoing Success 
The Authority's new executive director discusses how the Authority will employ innovative strategies to truly move the patient safety bar to the next tier in the Commonwealth. 
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Align information with patient's understanding 
Avoid scabies outbreaks and treatment failures 
Patients and surgical teams: work together to avoid wrong-site surgery 
Nominate someone or a group today for the I Am Patient Safety Poster contest 
Align information with patient's understanding  Avoid scabies outbreaks and treatment failures  Patients and surgical teams: work together to avoid wrong-site surgery  Nominate someone or a group today for the I Am Patient Safety Poster contest 
 
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