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Making inpatient medication reconciliation patient centered, clinically relevant and implementable: a consensus statement on key principles and necessary first steps.
Greenwald JL, Halasyamani L, Greene J, et al. J Hosp Med. 2010;5:477-485.
Transitions of Care Consensus Policy Statement American College of Physicians-Society of General Internal Medicine-Society of Hospital Medicine-American Geriatrics Society-American College of Emergency Physicians-Society of Academic Emergency Medicine.
Snow V, Beck D, Budnitz T, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24:971-976.
Developing a 'critical' approach to patient and public involvement in patient safety in the NHS: learning lessons from other parts of the public sector?
Ocloo JE, Fulop NJ. Health Expect. 2012;15:424-432.
National Priorities and Goals: Aligning Our Efforts to Transform America's Healthcare.
National Priorities Partnership. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2008. ISBN: 1933875194.
Safe Practices for Better Healthcare—2010 Update.
National Quality Forum. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2010.
What 'patient-centered' should mean: confessions of an extremist.
Berwick DM. Health Aff (Millwood). 2009;28:w555-w565.
A vision for patient-centered health information systems.
Krist AH, Woolf SH. JAMA. 2011;305:300-301.
The relationship between patients' perception of care and measures of hospital quality and safety.
Isaac T, Zaslavsky AM, Cleary PD, Landon BE. Health Serv Res. 2010;45:1024-1040.
Preventing Medication Errors: A $21 Billion Opportunity.
Washington, DC: National Priorities Partnership and National Quality Forum; December 2010.
Staying safe during a hospital stay.
Graham J. Los Angeles Times. May 11, 2011.
Preventing errors relating to commonly used anticoagulants.
Sentinel Event Alert. September 24, 2008;(41):1-4.
Recurrent Hypoglycemia: A Care Transition Failure?
Eytan T. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. October 2008.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
NQF Safe Practices: 2010 updates.
J Patient Saf. 2010;6:1-47, 52-56.
Patients as Partners: How to Involve Patients and Families in Their Own Care.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources; 2006. ISBN: 0866889965.
In Conversation with...Eric Coleman, MD, MPH
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. December 2007.
Cautious Patient Foundation Grant Program.
Houston, TX: Cautious Patient Foundation.
Reporting of sentinel events in Swedish hospitals: a comparison of severe adverse events reported by patients and providers.
Öhrn A, Elfström J, Liedgren C, Rutberg H. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:495-501.
Partners in our care: patient safety from a patient perspective.
Hovey RB, Morck A, Nettleton S, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:e59.
Patient controlled analgesia by proxy.
The Joint Commission. Sentinel Event Alert. December 20, 2004;(33):1-2.
Transforming healthcare: a safety imperative.
Leape L, Berwick D, Clancy C, et al; Lucian Leape Institute at the National Patient Safety Foundation. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:424-428.
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