Healthcare Safety News & Insights

Latest Healthcare Insights & News

We are committed to providing you with up-to-date news and educational resources to help reduce risk, increase safety and improve quality at your healthcare facility. Check back frequently for our latest blogs, newsletters, claims studies, announcements and more.

07.20.2022
Claim Study

Preventing Employee Injuries in Behavioral Health Units

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07.18.2022
Article

Behaviors of Concern: A Brief Guide to Approaching Aggressive Patients

There is a high tendency for health professionals to easily overlook negative patient body language, but it can also just...

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07.11.2022
Article

Top 5 Healthcare Security Issues Impacting Patient Safety

Healthcare organizations are subject to security threats due to the nature of our work – caring for patients with behavio...

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07.10.2022
Article

Early Event Reporting Guide: General Liability & Medical Malpractice

Use this guide to learn why it is important to report incidents, what type of incidents should be reported, and when and ...

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07.10.2022
Article

How Safe is Your Office Practice from Security Threats? Find Out with a Security & Vulnerability Risk Assessment

LHA Trust Funds can help you identify the areas where you can make the most improvements to ensure the security of your o...

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07.05.2022
Article

Transfers from a Patient’s Perspective: What Bariatric Patients Wished Clinicians Understood About Their Mobility Experience

During a recent multi-part webinar for the Trust Funds, Dr. Susan Gallagher, who authored the ANA Implementation Guide to...

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06.26.2022
Article

Improving Healthcare: The Process for Debriefing Critical Events

Dealing with patient-to-staff aggression is a stressful and sometimes traumatic experience. For healthcare professionals ...

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06.21.2022
Claim Study

Connecting the Dots: How SPHM Programs Support Patient Safety

Injuries caused by manual patient lifting, transferring, and repositioning extend far beyond healthcare staff. While thes...

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06.20.2022
Article

Top 3 Reasons to Get an Office Practice Risk Assessment

Taking time to conduct an annual “wellness check-up” of your office practice each year can help identify small problems b...

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