Implications from the COVID-19 pandemic for patient safety: an immediate review – World Health Organization


Overview

The pandemic has emphasized our prime chance of avoidable injury to patients, health workers, and everyone, and it has identified a variety of safety gaps across all core aspects of health systems whatsoever levels.

The rapid review ‘Implications from the COVID-19 pandemic for patient safety’ explores impacts the COVID-19 pandemic had on patient safety when it comes to risks and avoidable harm, particularly when it comes to diagnostic, treatment and care management related issues in addition to highlights the primary patterns of those implications inside the broader health system context.

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