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  1. Here’s a Hospital Taking Patient Engagement One Step Further
    Peter Pronovost, MD, an anesthesiologist and director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins, discusses the progress that can be made when providers call on the “wisdom that comes from experience” to design patient interventions.
  2. ONC Launches 5-year Health IT Safety Roadmap
    Download a copy of the Health IT Safety Center Roadmap just released by ONC outlining the agency’s plan to create a national Health IT Safety Center in an effort to reduce IT-related adverse events.