AHRQ releases training modules to help improve the safety of nursing home residentsThe Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has released a set of training modules to help educate nursing home staff on key patient safety concepts critical to improving the safety of nursing home residents. The modules, Improving Patient Safety in Long-Term Care Facilities, include the following publications:
- Detecting Change in a Resident's Condition.
- Communicating Change in a Resident's Condition.
- Falls Prevention and Management.
You can access the modules at http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/ptsafetyltc.