Health Care Quality and Patient Safety

Fourth Meeting of the National Clinical Care Commission

September 27, 2019 | 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET | Register Now The National Clinical Care Commission (NCCC) will hold its fourth meeting on September 27, 2019, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. This meeting is open to the public and will be held virtually via webcast. Register today! At this meeting, we’ll be discussing key focus areas in diabetes prevention, treatment, care, and more...

Helping Health Professionals Prevent Hypoglycemic ADEs

Diabetes agents are some of the most common medicines associated with emergency department visits for adverse drug events (ADEs) in people age 65 and older. As such, diabetes agents are one of three medication classes included in the National Action Plan for ADE Prevention. To help achieve the plan, ODPHP developed Preventing Adverse Drug Events: Individualizing Glycemic Targets Using Health Literacy Strategies...