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The competitive imperative of learning.
Edmondson AC. Harv Bus Rev. 2008;86:60-67, 160.
Could it happen here? Learning from other organizations' safety errors.
Conway J. Healthc Exec. November/December 2008;23:64-67.
The Safe Tables Collaborative: a statewide experience.
Wagner CA, Cecchettini D, Fletcher J. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:206-210.
The importance of failing forward. All of us will fail and make mistakes, but how can they benefit us and our organizations?
Hofmann PB. Healthc Exec. 2012 May-Jun;27:64,66-67.
Patient Safety as an Exercise in Behavioral Change.
Leape LL. Social and Behavioral Sciences in Action. Washington, DC: National Research Council of the National Academies. September 24, 2012.
Description and evaluation of adaptations to the Global Trigger Tool to enhance value to adverse event reduction efforts.
Kennerly DA, Saldaña M, Kudyakov R, da Graca B, Nicewander D, Compton J. J Patient Saf. 2013;9:87-95.
Reducing hospital errors: interventions that build safety culture.
Singer SJ, Vogus TJ. Annu Rev Public Health. 2013;34:373-396.
Evaluation of a nurse-led safety program in a critical care unit.
Saladino L, Pickett LC, Frush K, Mall A, Champagne MT. J Nurs Care Qual. 2013;28:139-146.
Measurement and training of TeamSTEPPS dimensions using the Medical Team Performance Assessment Tool.
Lineberry M, Bryan E, Brush T, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:89-95.
Charting the Course: Launching Patient-Centric Healthcare.
Nance JJ, Bartholomew KM. Boseman, MT: Second River Healthcare Press; 2012. ISBN: 9781936406128.
Impact of attending physician workload on patient care: a survey of hospitalists.
Michtalik HJ, Yeh H, Pronovost PJ, Brotman DJ. JAMA Intern Med. 2013;173:375-377.
A multidisciplinary approach to reduce central line–associated bloodstream infections.
McMullan C, Propper G, Schuhmacher C, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:61-69.
Moving beyond readmission penalties: creating an ideal process to improve transitional care.
Burke RE, Kripalani S, Vasilevskis EE, Schnipper JL. J Hosp Med. 2013;8:102-109.
The near miss.
Clark C. HealthLeaders Media. December 2012.
Impact of proactive rounding by a rapid response team on patient outcomes at an academic medical center.
Butcher BW, Vittinghoff E, Maselli J, Auerbach AD. J Hosp Med. 2013;8:7-12.
Slow progress on meeting hospital safety standards: learning from the Leapfrog Group's efforts.
Moran J, Scanlon D. Health Aff (Millwood). 2013;32:27-35.
Tapping front-line knowledge: identifying problems as they occur helps enhance patient safety.
Luther K, Resar RK. Healthc Exec. Jan/Feb 2013;28:84-87.
The 2011 duty-hour requirements—a survey of residency program directors.
Drolet BC, Khokhar MT, Fischer SA. N Engl J Med. 2013;368:694-697.
Reduction in medication errors in hospitals due to adoption of computerized provider order entry systems.
Radley DC, Wasserman MR, Olsho LE, Shoemaker SJ, Spranca MD, Bradshaw B. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013;20:470-476.
A clinical reminder about the safe use of insulin vials.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 21, 2013;18:1-3.
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