The new Patient Safety Goals for 2006 are now on the JCAHO web site. The hospital goals for next year are more refinements of previous year's goals; there are no completely new goals. For next year, there is continued focus on "handoff" communications, meds safety, and falls.
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After almost 25 years in health care Tim remains with his first love, connectology, the automation of workflow through the integration of medical devices with information systems.