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The National Medical Error Disclosure and Compensation (MEDiC) Act.
S 1784, 109th Cong, 1st Sess (2005).
Fair and Reliable Medical Justice Act.
S 1337, 109th Cong, 1st Sess (Mt 2005).
An alternative to the clinical negligence system.
Furniss R, Ormond-Walshe S. BMJ. 2007;334:400-402.
Drill down with root cause analysis.
McDonald A, Leyhane T. Nurs Manage. 2005;36:26-32.
Translating patient safety legislation into health care practice.
Rabinowitz ABK, Clarke JR, Marella W, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2006;32:676-681.
Patient safety and quality improvement.
Federal Register. February 12, 2008;73:8112-8183.
Report: hospital errors cost 18 lives.
Rojas-Burke J. Oregonian. January 30, 2007:B01.
Patient Safety Toolbox.
Portland, ME: National Academy for State Health Policy.
Hospital Reporting of Deaths Related to Restraint and Seclusion.
Office of the Inspector General. Washington, DC: US Department of Health and Human Services; September 2006. Report No. OEI-09-04-00350.
NEW JERSEY LEGISLATION
Requires DHSS to make reported information about certain adverse events publicly available.
New Jersey Legislature. A4327 (2007).
Language barriers to health care in the United States.
Flores G. N Engl J Med. 2006;355:229-231.
No pay for "never event" errors becoming standard.
O'Reilly KB. American Medical News. January 7, 2008.
Trial and error.
Huff C. Trustee. January 2010.
In Conversation with…Troyen A. Brennan, MD, JD, MPH
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. December 2005.
No-fault compensation in New Zealand: harmonizing injury compensation, provider accountability, and patient safety.
Bismark M, Paterson R. Health Aff (Millwood). 2006;25:278-283.
Risk Management Pearls on Disclosure of Adverse Events.
Amori G. Chicago, IL: American Society for Healthcare Risk Management; 2006.
Fostering rational regulation of patient safety.
Mello MM, Kelly CN, Brennan TA. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2005;30:375-426.
Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005.
Pub L No. 109-41.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
The Criminal Edition.
The Just Culture Community. January/February 2007;1-6.
Preventing fatal errors.
Bailey B, Sevrens Lyons J. The Mercury News. November 27, 2005.
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