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Making inpatient medication reconciliation patient centered, clinically relevant and implementable: a consensus statement on key principles and necessary first steps.
Greenwald JL, Halasyamani L, Greene J, et al. J Hosp Med. 2010;5:477-485.
The effect of health information technology on quality in U.S. hospitals.
McCullough JS, Casey M, Moscovice I, Prasad S. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010;29:647-654.
The long road to patient safety: a status report on patient safety systems.
Longo DR, Hewett JE, Ge B, Schubert S. JAMA. 2005;294:2858-2865.
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.
Health Information Technology in the United States: The Information Base for Progress.
Blumenthal D, DesRoches C, Donelan K, et al. Washington, DC: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; 2006.
Getting moving on patient safety—harnessing electronic data for safer care.
Jha AK, Classen DC. N Engl J Med 2011;365:1756-1758.
Improving Patient Safety Through Simulation Research.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2008.
Patient safety beyond the hospital.
Gandhi TK, Lee TH. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1001-1003.
EMR Entry Error: Not So Benign
Koppel R. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2009.
Wherry R. Forbes Magazine. June 20, 2005.
Electronic medical records may boost patient safety.
Cornish A. National Public Radio. July 15, 2013.
Electronic health record use and the quality of ambulatory care in the United States.
Linder JA, Ma J, Bates DW, Middleton B, Stafford BS. Arch Intern Med. 2007;167:1400-1405.
Wrist tag 'offers drug warning.'
BBC News. August 9, 2005.
Use of electronic health records in US hospitals.
Jha AK, Desroches CM, Campbell EG, et al. N Engl J Med. 2009;360:1628-1638.
Impact of health information technology interventions to improve medication laboratory monitoring for ambulatory patients: a systematic review.
Fischer SH, Tjia J, Field TS. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010;17:631-636.
Q: What scares doctors? A: Being the patient.
Gibbs N, Bower A. Time Magazine. May 1, 2006.
Electronic health record adoption by children's hospitals in the United States.
Nakamura MM, Ferris TG, DesRoches CM, Jha AK. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010;164:1145-1151.
Application of electronic health records to The Joint Commission's 2011 National Patient Safety Goals.
Radecki RP, Sittig DF. JAMA. 2011;306:92-93.
Improving medication safety in primary care using electronic health records.
Nemeth LS, Wessell AM. J Patient Saf. 2010;6:238-243.
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.
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