Save the Date for '21 Loss Prevention Program
KAMMCO invites our members to save the date for the 2021 Fall Loss Prevention program, Telemedicine: Navigating the Ever-Changing Landscape.
ECRI 2021 Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns
Each year, ECRI identifies ten potential patient safety concerns to support organizations in their efforts to proactively identify and respond to threats to patient safety.
Reevaluating HIPAA Security Rule Guidance: NIST Seeks Comments from the Public
As health care organizations continue to focus on information protection and implementing the best cybersecurity practices, one recognized security practice source is reevaluating their resource guide.
Joint Commission Issues Sentinel Alert 63: Why All Smart Infusion Pump Users Need to be Aware
The Joint Commission and Institute for Safe Medication Practices have found medication errors are still occurring due to providers and staff misuse or lack of use of the dose error reduction software provided with their smart infusion pumps.
Managing Uterine Tachsystole Associated with Oxytocin Use
Oxytocin use and clinical management of uterine activity during labor are areas of great importance in the defense of perinatal malpractice claims. Preventing tachysystole with careful low-dose oxytocin titration and promptly treating it when it occurs will decrease the risk of injury to the fetus and therefore decrease the risk of litigation.
Urging Kansans to 'Catch up on Care'
The Kansas Hospital Association has launched a statewide public awareness campaign to urge Kansans to catch up on the care they missed in 2020.
A New Approach to Rural Health Delivery
Since 2012, the Kansas Hospital Association and its members have been crafting an alternative rural health model for Kansas communities to consider.
KHC Summit on Quality – Registration Now Open
KHC recognizes that everyone in the health care system has been deeply impacted by COVID-19. We are embracing that reality and this year’s fully online Summit is designed to equip Kansas’s health care professionals to thrive in our “new normal.”
APS Offers Lunch & Learn
APS is excited to partner with KAMMCO in support of their membership. APS supports all health care organizations as well as organizations in other industries.