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Accuracy of computer-generated, Spanish-language medicine labels.
Sharif I, Tse J. Pediatrics. 2010;125:960-965.
Advancing Patient Safety through State Reporting Systems
Rosenthal J. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. June 2007.
HealthGrades Sixth Annual Patient Safety in American Hospitals Study.
Golden, CO: HealthGrades, Inc.; April 2009.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Improving Health Care Quality.
Wisc Med J. 2006:105;1-86.
The economic burden of patient safety targets in acute care: a systematic review.
Mittmann N, Koo M, Daneman N, et al. Drug Healthc Patient Saf. 2012;4:141-165.
Relationship between occurrence of surgical complications and hospital finances.
Eappen S, Lane BH, Rosenberg B, et al. JAMA. 2013;309:1599-1606.
Making the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005 work.
Vemula R, Assaf RR, Al-Assaf AF. J Healthc Qual. 2007;29:6-10.
Beyond our walls: impact of patient and provider coordination across the continuum on outcomes for surgical patients.
Weinberg DB, Gittell JH, Lusenhop RW, Kautz CM, Wright J. Health Serv Res. 2007;42:7-24.
The Role of the Patient in Improving Patient Safety
Gibson R. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. March 2007.
Never Events: Framework 2009/10.
National Patient Safety Agency. London, UK: National Reporting and Learning Service; 2009.
Eliminating Serious, Preventable, and Costly Medical Errors - Never Events.
Baltimore, MD: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Office of Public Affairs; May 18, 2006.
Self-reported adverse events in health care that cause harm: a population-based survey.
Adams RJ, Tucker G, Price K, et al. Med J Aust. 2009;190:484-488.
NEW JERSEY LEGISLATION
Requires DHSS to make reported information about certain adverse events publicly available.
New Jersey Legislature. A4327 (2007).
Five years after 'To Err is Human': what have we learned?
Leape LL, Berwick DM. JAMA. 2005;293:2384-2390.
Health Care Opinion Leaders' Views on the Quality and Safety of Health Care in the United States.
Shea KK, Shih A, Davis K. New York, NY: The Commonwealth Fund; July 2007.
Identifying unintended consequences of quality indicators: a qualitative study.
Lester HE, Hannon KL, Campbell SM. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:1057-1061.
Hospital financial condition and the quality of patient care.
Bazzoli GJ, Chen HF, Zhao M, Lindrooth RC. Health Econ. 2008;17:977-995.
Improving America's Hospitals: The Joint Commission's Annual Report on Quality and Safety 2009.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; January 2010.
NY Medicaid ups the ante: by refusing to pay for 14 'never events,' the nation's biggest Medicaid program could propel other states into action.
DerGurahian J. Mod Healthc. June 16, 2008;38:6.
A new frontier in patient safety.
McCannon J, Berwick DM. JAMA
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