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What is Patient Blood Management?
PROFESSIONAL DEFINITION: Patient Blood Management (PBM) is the timely application of evidence-based medical and surgical concepts designed to maintain hemoglobin concentration, optimize hemostasis and minimize blood loss in an effort to improve patient outcome.
PUBLIC DESCRIPTION: Patient Blood Management (PBM) is the scientific use of safe and effective medical and surgical techniques designed to prevent anemia and decrease bleeding in an effort to improve patient outcome.
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SABM® is recognized as the premier provider of professional education on topics of patient blood management. We are proud to offer the most current evidence based online continuing education which supports our mission to improve health outcomes by advancing comprehensive patient blood management practices. The most exciting news is that SABM is offering these educational opportunities at no cost!
To effectively measure program quality and compliance with standards, SABM is proud to offer a newly published Quality Guide for each of the 12 SABM Standards. This valuable guide is designed to assist those practitioners and institutions that seek to establish a formal organization-wide PBM program to align their quality improvement programs using the framework of the SABM Standards. This guide can be downloaded for a nominal fee of $125 or $100 for members. Click here to purchase.
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Contents include: Leadership and Program Structure, Consent Process and Patient Directives, Management of Anemia in Hospitalized Patients and more . . . Order Now!