12 juni 2012:The Luzerner Kantonsspital is planning to start using SURPASS digital in September 2013. This was announced on the yearly Nationales Symposium für Qualitätsmanagement
Surgical checklists not only save lives by preventing medical errors, they could also make a big dent in medical malpractice claims, Dutch researchers say.
The SURPASS checklist which has been developed by (amongst others) surgeon Marja Boermeerster has won the National Safety Award.This has been announces at the annual patient safety congress by the Dutch Health Care Inspectorate (IGZ) June 16 2011.
The board of the NVvH congratulates Marja Boermeester with this achievement.