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PATIENT SAFETY PRIMERS
Nursing and Patient Safety
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Speak Up: Prevent Errors in Your Child's Care.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; February 2010.
Medications at Transitions and Clinical Handoffs (MATCH) Medication Reconciliation Toolkit.
Chicago, IL: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; 2007.
Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors, Betsy Lehman Center for Patient Safety and Medical Error Reduction, Massachusetts Medical Society.
Building the Future for Patient Safety: Developing Consumer Champions—A Workshop and Resource Guide.
Chicago, IL: Consumers Advancing Patient Safety; 2007.
Re-Engineered Discharge (RED) Toolkit.
Jack B, Paasche-Orlow M, Mitchell S, Forsythe S, Martin J. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; March 2013. AHRQ Publication No. 12(13)-0084.
The Transforming Care at the Bedside (TCAB) Toolkit.
Princeton, NJ: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; 2008.
Guide to Patient and Family Engagement in Hospital Quality and Safety.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2013.
Taking Care of Myself: A Guide for When I Leave the Hospital.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2010. AHRQ Publication No. 10-0059.
University of Michigan Health System Patient Safety Toolkit.
University of Michigan; Ann Arbor: 2002.
MARQUIS Medication Reconciliation Resource Center.
Multi-Center Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS). Philadelpha, PA: Society for Hospital Medicine.
Improving Health Care Quality: A Guide for Patients and Families.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; October 2000. AHRQ Publication No. 01-0004.
Strategies for Leadership: Patient- and Family-Centered Care.
Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association; 2004.
Adverse Drug Events.
Hospital Engagement Network. Chicago, IL: Health Research & Educational Trust and American Hospital Association.
Leading a Strategic Planning Effort.
Pathways for Medication Safety Tool #1. Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association; 2003.
Developing a Community-Based Patient Safety Advisory Council.
Leonhardt K, Bonin K, Pagel P. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2008. AHRQ Publication Nos. 080048.
Partnering with Patients and Families to Enhance Safety and Quality: A Mini Toolkit.
Bethesda, MD: Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care; 2011.
Wristband Standardization Initiative.
Austin, TX: Texas Hospital Association; October 2008.
Patient Safety Rounding Toolkit.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Patient's Toolkit for Diagnosis.
SIDM Patient Engagement Committee, Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. March 2014.
Perioperative Patient 'Hand-Off' Tool Kit.
Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses.
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