The new reporting web based system is now available to General Acute Care Hospitals, Comprehensive Rehabilitation Hospitals, Psychiatric Hospitals, Specialty Hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers. All events and RCAs must be submitted through the web based reporting system at: www.nj.gov/health/ps/report/
The 2010 Summary Report is now available. This summary report presents the findings from serious preventable adverse events reported to the Department's Office of Health Care Quality Assessment (HCQA), Patient Safety Reporting System (PSRS). This report also includes the findings of reportable events from Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS). Click "here" to download the pdf.
On November 15, 2012, the Patient Safety Reporting System presented to the Surgery Center Coalition a comprehensive Power Point presentation on Navigating the RCA (Root Cause Analysis) Process. The Power Point breaks down the process into 10 easy to follow recommendations that should assist facilities on completing a thorough and concise RCA. To download the pdf, please click here
The web based reporting system training presentation is now posted on the Training Materials page.