Quality & Patient Safety

Avoiding overuse of tests to prevent harm, eliminate waste, and reduce costs

Briefings on Accreditation and Quality, March 1, 2012

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After reading this article, you will be able to:

  • Define the rationale behind proposed NPSG.16.01.01
  • Identify appropriate tests, treatments, and procedures to assess
  • Understand how overuse of tests, procedures, and treatments affects patient safety
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