ACT Update is a monthly e-newsletter that provides a deeper dive into what Coalition to Improve Diagnosis members are doing to improve diagnostic quality and safety.
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Learning from Diagnostic Opportunities

December 3, 2019

Back to ACT Update Learning from Diagnostic Opportunities Geisinger Medical Center What follows is an interview with Dennis Torretti, MD, associate chief medical officer of the…

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A Safe Space to Discuss Diagnostic Quality

December 3, 2019

Back to ACT Update A Safe Space to Discuss Diagnostic Quality Washington Patient Safety Coalition The following is an interview with Steve Levy, Executive Director of…

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Creating a Diagnostic Safety Net

November 8, 2019

Back to ACT Update Creating a Diagnostic Safety Net Kaiser Permanente The following is an interview with Nancy Gin, MD and Timothy Ho, MD, MPH, FAAFP,…

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A Federal Agency’s Role in Improving Diagnosis

November 7, 2019

Back to ACT Update A Federal Agency’s Role in Improving Diagnosis August ACT Update What follows is an interview with Jeff Brady, MD, MPH, Director of…

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Quantifying Misdiagnosis and Calling for ACTion on Capitol Hill

November 7, 2019

Back to ACT Update Quantifying Misdiagnosis and Calling for ACTion on Capitol Hill SIDM-Funded Research Shows 1 in 3 Malpractice Cases Resulting in Serious Harm Due…

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Raising Awareness of Sepsis, One Community at a Time

November 7, 2019

Back to ACT Update Raising Awareness of Sepsis, One Community at a Time Sepsis Alliance’s Story What follows is an interview with Karin Molander, MD, FACEP.…

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Building a Culture of Diagnostic Quality

November 6, 2019

Back to ACT Update Building a Culture of Diagnostic Quality Intermountain Healthcare’s Story The following is an interview with Mike Woodruff, MD, a practicing emergency physician…

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Moving Out of the Laboratory Silos

November 6, 2019

Back to ACT Update Moving Out of the Laboratory Silos The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science’s Story What follows is an interview with Brandy Gunsolus,…

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Diagnostic Improvement is a Journey

November 6, 2019

Back to ACT Update Diagnostic Improvement is a Journey Northwell Health Uses Teach-Back Method to Confirm Patient Understanding of Diagnosis What follows is an interview conversation…

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Coalition to Improve Diagnosis

The Coalition to Improve Diagnosis, convened and led by SIDM, is a collaboration of more than 60 leading healthcare organizations focused on ensuring that diagnoses are accurate, communicated and timely.

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