Switching to all-electronic barcode scanning for the blood administration process helped UCLA Health improve patient safety while using blood more efficiently, according to staff at the health system, John Andrews writes for Healthcare IT News.
A Nevada woman died last September from a superbug infection resistant to all antibiotics approved in the United States, CDC reported Thursday in the Weekly Morbidity and Mortality Report—a finding that one physician described as "a harbinger of future badness to come."
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