Electronic Health Records
PATIENT SAFETY PRIMERS
Device-related Complications (1)
Diagnostic Errors (18)
Identification Errors (9)
Discontinuities, Gaps, and Hand-Off Problems (51)
Fatigue and Sleep Deprivation (1)
Medication Safety (71)
Medical Complications (7)
Nonsurgical Procedural Complications (2)
Surgical Complications (5)
Psychological and Social Complications (1)
Australia and New Zealand (2)
North America (194)
Journal Article (175)
Newspaper/Magazine Article (29)
Special or Theme Issue (2)
Web Resource (2)
Epidemiology of Errors and Adverse Events (43)
Active Errors (27)
Latent Errors (27)
Approach to Improving Safety
Electronic Health Records
Allied Health Services (1)
Health Care Providers (139)
Health Care Executives and Administrators (165)
Non-Health Care Professionals (146)
Setting of Care
Residential Facilities (4)
Ambulatory Care (59)
Outpatient Surgery (3)
1 - 20
Don't Show Excerpt
Sort by relevance
Sort by significance
Sort by title
Sort by date
Sort by author
Five years after 'To Err is Human': what have we learned?
Leape LL, Berwick DM. JAMA. 2005;293:2384-2390.
Enhancing patient safety and quality of care by improving the usability of electronic health record systems: recommendations from AMIA.
Middleton B, Bloomrosen M, Dente MA, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013;20:e2-e8.
Improving Patient Safety Through Simulation Research.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2008.
Health information technology is a vehicle, not a destination: a conversation with David J. Brailer.
Milstein A. Health Aff (Millwood). 2007;26:w236-w241.
Healthcare in a land called PeoplePower: nothing about me without me.
Delbanco T, Berwick DM, Boufford JI, et al. Health Expect. 2001;4:144-150.
Empowered to improve.
Gardner E. Mod Healthc. May 18, 2009;39:28-31.
Systematically improving physician assignment during in-hospital transitions of care by enhancing a preexisting hospital electronic health record.
Zsenits B, Polashenski WA, Sterns RH, Brown DR IV, Moheet A. J Hosp Med. 2009;4:308-312.
Getting moving on patient safety—harnessing electronic data for safer care.
Jha AK, Classen DC. N Engl J Med 2011;365:1756-1758.
Medication discrepancies in integrated electronic health records.
Linsky A, Simon SR. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:103-109.
The management of test results in primary care: does an electronic medical record make a difference?
Elder NC, McEwen TR, Flach J, Gallimore J, Pallerla H. Fam Med. 2010;42:327-333.
Patient safety perspectives of providers and nurses: the experience of a rural ambulatory care practice using an EHR with e-prescribing.
Bramble JD, Abbott AA, Fuji KT, Paschal KA, Siracuse MV, Galt K. J Rural Health. 2013;29:383-391.
Catching deadly drug mistakes.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. January 18, 2010;D5.
El Camino Hospital: using health information technology to promote patient safety.
Bukunt S, Hunter C, Perkins S, Russell D, Domanico L. Jt Comm J Qual Saf. 2005;31:561-565.
The benefits of health information technology: a review of the recent literature shows predominantly positive results.
Buntin MB, Burke MF, Hoaglin MC, Blumenthal D. Health Aff (Millwood). 2011;30:464-471.
Health Information Technology and Patient Safety: A Dynamic Discussion.
Boston, MA: Lucian Leape Institute at the National Patient Safety Foundation; May 2011.
Improving medication safety in primary care using electronic health records.
Nemeth LS, Wessell AM. J Patient Saf. 2010;6:238-243.
Disuse of system is cited in gaps in soldiers' care.
Urbina I, Nixon R. New York Times. March 30, 2007;National Desk section:1.
The relationship between electronic health records and malpractice claims.
Quinn MA, Kats AM, Kleinman K, Bates DW, Simon SR. Arch Intern Med. 2012:1-2.
Structured interdisciplinary rounds in a medical teaching unit: improving patient safety.
O’Leary KJ, Buck R, Fligiel HM, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2011;171:678-684.
Connected care: reducing errors through automated vital signs data upload.
Smith LB, Banner L, Lozano D, Olney CM, Friedman B. Comput Inform Nurs. 2009;27:318-323.
Produced for the
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
team of editors
University of California, San Francisco
with guidance from a prominent
. The AHRQ PSNet site was designed and implemented by Silverchair.
Contact AHRQ PSNet
Terms & Conditions
Freedom of Information Act
The White House
USA.gov: U.S. Government Official Web Portal
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality • 540 Gaither Road Rockville, MD 20850 • Telephone: (301) 427-1364