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Perioperative Patient 'Hand-Off' Tool Kit.
Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses.
Strong for Surgery.
CERTAIN. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. SCOAP. Seattle, WA: Foundation for Health Care Quality.
Publicly available hospital comparison web sites: determination of useful, valid, and appropriate information for comparing surgical quality.
Leonardi MJ, McGory ML, Ko CY. Arch Surg. 2007;142:863-869.
Development of a patient safety web-based education curriculum for physicians, nurses, and patients.
Hendee WR, Keating-Christensen C, Loh YH. J Patient Saf. 2005;1:90-99.
Alper E, O'Malley TA, Greenwald J. UpToDate. May 14, 2013.
Improving the safety of medication administration using an interactive CD-ROM program.
Schneider PJ, Pedersen CA, Montanya KR, et al. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2006;63:59-64.
Patient Safety in the OR.
Denver, CO: Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses.
QI Gateway: Quality Improvement for Residents.
New York, NY: The Committee of Interns and Residents and SEIU Healthcare.
MRI Safety Week.
Safe Foundations: Junior Doctors and Patient Safety.
National Patient Safety Agency.
Reducing Diagnostic Errors.
Boston, MA: National Patient Safety Foundation; 2011.
Doyle DJ. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. July/August 2005.
Risk reduction for adverse drug events through sequential implementation of patient safety initiatives in a children's hospital.
Leonard MS, Cimino M, Shaha S, McDougal S, Pilliod J, Brodsky L. Pediatrics. 2006;118:e1124-e1129.
Using the internet to deliver education on drug safety.
Franklin BD, O'Grady K, Parr J, Walton I. Qual Saf Health Care. 2006;15:329-333.
Patient Safety Leadership Programs.
Chicago, IL: University of Illinois at Chicago; 2008.
Patient Safety Essentials for Laboratory Professionals Certificate Program.
Washington, DC: American Association for Clinical Chemistry; May 1, 2013.
Connecticut Center for Patient Safety.
PO Box 231335, Hartford, CT 06123-1335.
Situational Awareness and Patient Safety: A Learning Package.
Parush A, Campbell C, Hunter A, et al. Ottawa, Ontario: The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada; 2011. ISBN: 9781926588100.
Strengthening the core. Middle managers play a vital role in improving safety.
Federico F, Bonacum D. Healthc Exec. January/February 2010;25:68-70.
The Partnership for Healthcare Excellence.
1135 Tremont Street, Suite 420, Boston, MA 02120.
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