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15 Dec, 2015

Rapid Improvements in Quality and Safety

December 15th, 2015|Poster Presentations|

Click to Download: Poster Presentation on SHINE: Rapid improvements in quality and safety following introductions of tracheostomy multi-disciplinary team ward rounds.

15 Dec, 2015

Poster Presentation on ICU Functional Communication Scale

December 15th, 2015|Poster Presentations|

Click to Download: Poster Presentation on ICU Functional Communication Scale to evaluate the effectiveness of communication in ventilator-dependent tracheostomy patients utilizing above cuff vocalization.

9 Dec, 2015

$22.18 Million Awarded to Patient After Hospital Found Negligent in Tracheostomy Care

December 9th, 2015|News Stories|

Chicago Attorneys Win $22.18 Million for Patient of Medical Negligence PR Web | Wednesday, 09 December 2015 07:45 (EST) Chicago, Illinois(PRWEB) December 09, 2015The Law Offices of Lane & Lane, LLC recently helped a victim of medical negligence and carelessness secure a$22.18 million judgment for injuries she sustained at the Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in [...]

18 Aug, 2015

The International Network of Spinal Cord Injury Nurses

August 18th, 2015|Other Education Resources|

Click to visit: The idea of shared learning is an important principle of the GTC and as well as learning from each other we can learn from other collaborations with similar aims and goals. The International Network of Spinal Cord Injury Nurses is a fine example. Their website includes a number of free resources and [...]

15 Aug, 2015

Shine Leader Dr Brendan McGrath Appointed as National Tracheostomy Lead Clinician by NHS England

August 15th, 2015|News Stories|

Dr Brendan McGrath has been appointed as National Tracheostomy Lead Clinician by NHS England in recognition of his work improving patient safety. He currently leads a successful Health Foundation funded project which aims to reduce the frequency, nature and severity of harm associated with tracheostomies. Dr McGrath, a consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine [...]

15 Aug, 2015

Passy Muir Highlights Tracheostomy Teams

August 15th, 2015|News Stories|

The latest Passy Muir newsletter that that mentions it's upcoming ITS and GTC kickoff meeting as well as highlighting the track teams. Take a look… Click here to download or view on mobile http://globaltrach.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/pm-newsletter-fall-2015.pdf

15 Aug, 2015

ISQua’s 32nd International Conference – DOHA 2015

August 15th, 2015|Conferences|

Visit the conference website for more information Click here to download or view on mobile http://globaltrach.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Join-the-International-Health-Care-Community-in-Doha-v1.pdf

5 Aug, 2015

Database: Preliminary Results, Upcoming Updates

August 5th, 2015|Exclude From Latest Updates, Webinars|

This webinar recording is only available to Member Hospitals Click Here to Launch the Adobe Connect Webinar Recording Passcode: 8eThegjih4Te

15 May, 2015

May 2015: Update on GTC’s Progress

May 15th, 2015|Poster Presentations|

Click here to download or view on mobile http://globaltrach.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/GTC-Progress-May-2015.pdf

15 May, 2015

Impact of a Quality Improvement Collaborative in Otolaryngology

May 15th, 2015|Poster Presentations|

Click here to download or view on mobile http://globaltrach.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/GTC-Watters.pdf