Everyone has points in their career that they recall with great clarity. One of those moments for me was in the fall of 2013 with the addition of the Medicare Spend per Beneficiary (MSPB) measure.
As 2016 draws to a close, many health care providers have yet to decide how their organization will navigate the government-mandated directive to join a Patient Safety Organization (PSO) by Jan. 1, 2017.
In addition to caring for critically ill patients, caregivers and support staff are battling changes to workload, shortages in necessary PPE and concern for the safety of their own families; all leaving them vulnerable to extreme stress.
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