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Implementing a systematic response to medication errors.
Larsen D, Cole R, Higton P. Nurs Stand. 2007;21:35-40.
Processes for disciplining nurses for unprofessional conduct of a serious nature: a critique.
Johnstone M-J, Kanitsaki O. J Adv Nurs. 2005;50:363-371.
Three die at Vets Home after errors.
Wolfe W. Minneapolis Star Tribune. February 28, 2007.
Improving America's Hospitals: A Report on Quality and Safety.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; March 2007.
Hallmarks of quality and patient safety recommended baccalaureate competencies and curricular guidelines to ensure high-quality and safe patient care.
J Prof Nurs. 2006;22:329-330.
Medication errors: don't let them happen to you.
Anderson P, Townsend T. Amer Nurs Today. March 2010;5:23-27.
What is the measure of a safe hospital? Medication errors missed by risk management, clinical staff, and surveyors.
Grasso BC, Rothschild JM, Jordan CW, Jayaram G. J Psychiatr Pract. 2005;11:268-273.
The Unfinished Patient Safety Agenda
Aiken LH. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. July/August 2005.
Collaboration focused on priority issues promotes safety.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. October 10, 2008;13:1-3.
Competence and certification of registered nurses and safety of patients in intensive care units.
Kendall-Gallagher D, Blegen MA. Am J Crit Care. 2009;18:106-113.
Nursing accreditation system and patient safety.
Teng CI, Shyu YI, Dai YT, Wong MK, Chu TL, Chou TA. J Nurs Manag. 2012;20:311-318.
State launches 3rd priority investigation into Children's.
Vedder T. Problem Solvers. KOMO 4 News. October 1, 2010.
A survey of the impact of disruptive behaviors and communication defects on patient safety.
Rosenstein AH, O'Daniel M. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34:464-471.
Balancing "no blame" with accountability in patient safety.
Wachter RM, Pronovost PJ. N Engl J Med. 2009;361:1401-1406.
The Wrongful Resuscitation
Teno JM. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2008.
ISMP medication error report analysis.
Smetzer JL, Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43;788-792.
The new patient safety officer: a lifeline for patients, a life jacket for CEOs.
Denham CR. J Patient Saf. 2007;3:43-54.
Current approaches to punitive action for medication errors by boards of pharmacy.
Holdsworth M, Wittstrom K, Yeitrakis T. Ann Pharmacother. 2013;47:475-481.
The incidence and nature of adverse events during pediatric sedation/anesthesia with propofol for procedures outside the operating room: a report from the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium.
Cravero JP, Beach ML, Blike GT, Gallagher SM, Hertzog J; Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium. Anesth Analg. 2009;108:795-804.
Relationship between performance measurement and accreditation: implications for quality of care and patient safety.
Miller MR, Pronovost P, Donithan M, et al. Am J Med Qual. 2005;20:239-252.
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