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  • Published on August 2, 2022 - 16:41 GMT

    TakeCHARGE Campaign Moves to Step 5: “Choose an Advocate for Yourself, and Be an Advocate for Others”

    Every sick or injured patient needs a well person to safeguard their interests. WANTAGH, NY, US, August 2, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The TakeCHARGE Campaign (5 Steps to Safer Health Care) is moving to the fifth and final step of its 5-stage public awareness drive: “Choose an Advocate and Be an Advocate for Others.” Following four months of social media, and online seminars and presentations encouraging the public to take four basic steps that will raise the chances of successful treatment outcomes, …

    Distribution channels: Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals Industry ...
  • Published on July 1, 2022 - 19:14 GMT

    The TakeCHARGE Campaign Moves to Step #4: Help Prevent Infections — Ask Care-Givers to Wash Their Hands

    Patient safety public awareness campaign moves to July's target activity. WANTAGH, NY, US, July 1, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- "Wash your hands. Wash for at least 20 seconds. Do it often." How many times have we heard this advice from medical professionals since the COVID-19 pandemic began? That's because since the 19th century hand-washing has been at the heart of efforts to prevent and contain infections. Medical staff have been required to do this for many years, but the reality of …

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  • Published on June 21, 2022 - 18:30 GMT

    Jackee C. Namwila Joins Pulse CPSEA Board

    Leading patient safety education and advocacy group continues recent expansion. WANTAGH, NY, US, June 21, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education & Advocacy (Pulse CPSEA) is pleased to announce that Jackee C. Namwila, BCPA, is joining its governing Board. Ms. Namwila is a prominent healthcare consultant. Through her two companies — Namsi Healthcare Consulting and Patient Advocates, Inc. and Empire Healthcare Management, LLC — she has consulted with the Attorney General …

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  • Published on June 2, 2022 - 13:39 GMT

    TakeCHARGE Campaign Moves to Step 3: Prepare for Doctor or Hospital Visits — Make a List of Questions

    #3 of public awareness campaign’s “5 Steps to Safer Health Care” aims to prevent “doorknob moments” WANTAGH, NY, US, June 2, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The TakeCHARGE Campaign: 5 Steps to Safer Health Care is pleased to announce that June is the month for people to take its Step 3: Prepare for Doctor or Hospital Visits — Make a List of Questions. TakeCHARGE was started just before the Covid pandemic struck, by Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education & Advocacy. Pulse’s president, board- …

    Distribution channels: Education, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals Industry ...
  • Published on May 2, 2022 - 19:31 GMT

    TakeCHARGE Campaign Moves to Step 2: Keeping Personal Medical Records

    WANTAGH, NY, US, May 2, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The TakeCHARGE Campaign has laid out five steps individuals can and should take towards safer health care. The campaign aims to teach and motivate the whole community to do one of these steps each month between April and August. All five steps are important even in normal times, and doubly so during the lingering Covid-19 pandemic. April’s task was to “Understand and Complete Your Advance Directives”. May’s assignment: “Keep a Record of Your Medical …

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  • Published on April 18, 2022 - 20:03 GMT

    Media Release: TakeCHARGE Campaign Launches Step 1 - Understand and Complete Your Advance Directives

    First phase of 5-month public awareness action campaign. ROSLYN, NY, US, April 18, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- It’s now more than two years since the COVID-19 pandemic began to change our world. In March, 2022, the US passed the grim milestone of 1 million deaths from the disease. Although case rates are much lower now, our hospitals are still treating patients on respirators. They can't speak. Some are dying. Those who have prepared by naming a health care proxy or surrogate, or making a " …

    Distribution channels: Education, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals Industry ...
  • Published on March 22, 2022 - 20:20 GMT

    Dynamic Pulse CPSEA Symposium Kicks off TakeCHARGE Campaign for 2022

    Patient Safety & Advocacy group focuses on “5 Steps to Safer Health Care” WANTAGH, NY, US, March 22, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- In a unique symposium presented by Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education & Advocacy on March 18th-19th, a remarkable roster of speakers addressed and interacted with scores of participants interested in improving the safety of medical care. (Medical error is one of the leading causes of death in the US.) The all-virtual event coincided with Patient Safety …

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  • Published on March 14, 2022 - 22:12 GMT

    In Patient Safety Awareness Week, Pulse CPSEA Launches 2022 TakeCHARGE Campaign with Virtual Symposium

    WANTAGH, NY, US, March 14, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education & Advocacy will mark Patient Safety Awareness Week and kick off the 2022 season of the TakeCHARGE Campaign (https://takecharge.care) on March 18th-19th with a virtual symposium themed “Communication is Key”. The dates were chosen to mark the close of the 20th annual Patient Safety Awareness Week (http://www.ihi.org/Engage/Initiatives/Patient-Safety-Awareness-Week/Pages/default.aspx). The virtual …