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Five years after 'To Err is Human': what have we learned?
Leape LL, Berwick DM. JAMA. 2005;293:2384-2390.
Medicare says it won't cover hospital errors.
Pear R. New York Times. August 19, 2007.
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
2006 Quest for Quality Prize.
Runy LA. Hosp Health Netw. September 2006.
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.
Stories from the sharp end: case studies in safety improvement.
McCarthy D, Blumenthal D. Milbank Q. 2006;84:165-200.
Medical mistakes no longer billable: bold steps taken by state to reduce hospital errors.
Smith S. Boston Globe. June 19, 2008;Metro section:1B
National Patient Safety Awareness Week.
National Patient Safety Foundation.
HealthGrades Sixth Annual Patient Safety in American Hospitals Study.
Golden, CO: HealthGrades, Inc.; April 2009.
CMS seeks to add 9 hospital-acquired conditions to no-pay list.
O'Reilly KB. American Medical News. May 12, 2008.
The Role of the Patient in Improving Patient Safety
Gibson R. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. March 2007.
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.
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.
Partnership for Patients.
Washington, DC: US Department of Health and Human Services.
Making it right.
Wright M, Nemeth K. Hosp Health Netw. December 13, 2005.
Safety in numbers.
Robeznieks A. Mod Healthc. October 16, 2006;36:41.
2014 American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality Prize.
American Hospital Association, McKesson Corporation, McKesson Foundation.
Minnesota is first state with policy to stop billing after medical errors.
Lerner M. Star Tribune. September 18, 2007;News section:5B.
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