Tag "James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence"

A new study shows providing parents with picture-based instructions – and with dosing tools that closely match the amount of medication needed – may help reduce cases of medication overdoses in children. “The study makes it clear that it’s easy › Continue Reading

Dr. Uma Kotagal was named to this year’s list of Ohio’s Most Powerful and Influential Women by the National Diversity Council, a national nonprofit that promotes workplace diversity. Dr. Kotagal is the senior vice president for quality, safety and transformation, › Continue Reading

The collaborative approach of ImproveCareNow is dramatically improving the health of children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Cincinnati Children’s is the coordinating center for ImproveCareNow, a national quality improvement and research network featured recently on BioCentury This Week. On the › Continue Reading

Implementing lessons learned from industries like aerospace and nuclear energy, Cincinnati Children’s has adapted “high-reliability” processes in an effort to improve efficiency and patient safety. These core hospital functions must be performed the same way every single time. Calling a › Continue Reading