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National Priorities and Goals: Aligning Our Efforts to Transform America's Healthcare.
National Priorities Partnership. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2008. ISBN: 1933875194.
Using root cause analysis to reduce falls with injury in community settings.
Lee A, Mills PD, Neily J. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012;38:366-374.
HAC Posting on Hospital Compare.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Patient Safety Authority Annual Reports.
Harrisburg, PA: Patient Safety Authority; April 2013.
Inpatient fall prevention: use of in-room Webcams.
Hardin SR, Dienemann J, Rudisill P, Mills KK. J Patient Saf. 2013;9:29-35.
The no-fall zone.
Butcher L. Hosp Health Netw. June 2013.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Patient Safety Papers.
Baker GE, ed. Healthc Q. 2006;9:1-140.
Patient safety in dermatology: a review of the literature.
Cao LY, Taylor JS, Vidimos A. Dermatol Online J. 2010;16:3.
Inpatient fall prevention programs as a patient safety strategy: a systematic review.
Miake-Lye IM, Hempel S, Ganz DA, Shekelle PG. Ann Intern Med. 2013;158(5 Pt 2):390-396.
Effect of a pharmacist-led multicomponent intervention focusing on the medication monitoring phase to prevent potential adverse drug events in nursing homes.
Lapane KL, Hughes CM, Daiello LA, Cameron KA, Feinberg J. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59:1238-1245.
To reduce patient falls, hospitals try alarms, more nurses.
Ryan J. All Things Considered. National Public Radio. October 16, 2013.
Racial disparities in the frequency of patient safety events: results from the National Medicare Patient Safety Monitoring System.
Metersky ML, Hunt DR, Kliman R, et al. Med Care. 2011;49:504-510.
Primary care–relevant interventions to prevent falling in older adults: a systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
Michael YL, Whitlock EP, Lin JS, Fu R, O'Connor EA, Gold R; US Preventive Services Task Force. Ann Intern Med. 2010;153:815-825.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Special Issue: Patient Safety.
Partnering to prevent falls: using a multimodal multidisciplinary team.
Volz TM, Swaim TJ. J Nurs Adm. 2013;43:336-341.
Patient safety incidents in hospice care: observations from interdisciplinary case conferences.
Oliver DP, Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Gage A, Dewsnap-Dreisinger ML, Luetkemeyer J. J Palliat Med. 2013 Oct 26; [Epub ahead of print].
The design of the SAFE or SORRY? study: a cluster randomised trial on the development and testing of an evidence based inpatient safety program for the prevention of adverse events.
van Gaal BG, Schoonhoven L, Hulscher ME, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2009;9:58.
Using root cause analysis to reduce falls with injury in the psychiatric unit.
Lee A, Mills PD, Watts BV. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2012;34:304-311.
Patients' concerns about medical errors during hospitalization.
Burroughs TE, Waterman AD, Gallagher TH, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:5-14.
Medicare nonpayment, hospital falls, and unintended consequences.
Inouye SK, Brown CJ, Tinetti ME. N Engl J Med. 2009;360:2390-2393.
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