FAH Hospital Policy Blog

Perspectives on health policy affecting America's hospitals and the patients we serve.

Sarah Aillon

FAH Submits Comments to AHRQ RFI

FAH submitted comments to AHRQ on their Request for Information on Creating a National Healthcare System to Advance Patient Safety. Our recommendations include test new care models that address workforce issues, optimize the use of Patient Safety Organizations (PSO), distinguish between preventable and non-preventable harms, adjust hospital programs to account for small numbers, expand the list of patient safety harms outside of the hospital setting, and remove barriers to innovation. Read the letter here.