ENT Doctors Recognize National Patient Safety Week

National Patient Safety Awareness Week (PSAW), an effort by the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), is a national education and awareness-building campaign for improving patient safety at the local level.

The American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) would like to help educate patients about how to get involved in this important health initiative.

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About Otolaryngology

Otolaryngology is the oldest medical specialty in the Untied States

Otolaryngology (pronounced oh/toe/lair/in/goll/oh/jee) is the oldest medical specialty in the United States. Otolaryngologists are commonly referred to as ENT physicians.

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