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Medical errors still claiming many lives.
Weise E. USA Today. May 18, 2005.
Framework for a High Performance Health System for the United States.
The Commonwealth Fund Commission on a High Performance Health System. New York, NY: The Commonwealth Fund; August 2006.
2014 American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality Prize.
American Hospital Association, McKesson Corporation, McKesson Foundation.
Is hospital patient care becoming safer? A conversation with Lucian Leape.
Buerhaus PI. Health Affairs. 2007;26:w687-w696.
Improving America's Hospitals—The Joint Commission's Annual Report on Quality and Safety.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission.
Making it right.
Wright M, Nemeth K. Hosp Health Netw. December 13, 2005.
HealthGrades Quality Study: Third Annual Patient Safety in American Hospitals Study.
Golden, CO: Health Grades, Inc.; April 2006.
Accountability measures—using measurement to promote quality improvement.
Chassin MR, Loeb JM, Schmaltz SP, Wachter RM. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:683-688.
Hospital do-not-resuscitate orders: why they have failed and how to fix them.
Yuen JK, Reid MC, Fetters MD. J Gen Intern Med. 2011;26:791-797.
CMS seeks to add 9 hospital-acquired conditions to no-pay list.
O'Reilly KB. American Medical News. May 12, 2008.
2005 Quest for Quality Prize.
Runy LA. Hosp Health Netw. September 2005;79:67-75.
A new frontier in patient safety.
McCannon J, Berwick DM. JAMA
Safer Patients Network.
London, UK: The Health Foundation.
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.
2006 Quest for Quality Prize.
Runy LA. Hosp Health Netw. September 2006.
Transformation of health care at the front line.
Conway PH, Clancy C. JAMA. 2009;301:763-765.
Medicare says it won't cover hospital errors.
Pear R. New York Times. August 19, 2007.
Improving patient safety: effects of a safety program on performance and culture in a department of radiology.
Donnelly LF, Dickerson JM, Goodfriend MA, Muething SE. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009;193:165-171.
Surgical Care Improvement Project.
National SCIP Partnership, Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality, 14000 Quail Springs Parkway, Suite 400, Oklahoma City, OK, 73134.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
2008 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34:691-712.
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