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What’s New this Week | 08/20/14
The latest annotated links to patient safety literature, news, and more.
JOURNAL ARTICLE
Electronic health record–related safety concerns: a cross-sectional survey. Menon S, Singh H, Meyer AN, Belmont E, Sittig DF. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2014;34:14-26.
Cost-benefit analysis of a medical emergency team in a children's hospital. Bonafide CP, Localio AR, Song L, et al. Pediatrics. 2014;134:235-241.
Evaluating the effect of safety culture on error reporting: a comparison of managerial and staff perspectives. Richter JP, McAlearney AS, Pennell ML. Am J Med Qual. 2014 Jul 28; [Epub ahead of print].
The morbidity and mortality conference as an adverse event surveillance tool in a paediatric intensive care unit. Cifra CL, Jones KL, Ascenzi J, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014 Jul 18; [Epub ahead of print].
Family-centered rounds. Mittal V. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2014;61:663-670.
Test result communication in primary care: clinical and office staff perspectives. Litchfield IJ, Bentham LM, Lilford RJ, Greenfield SM. Fam Pract. 2014 Jul 28; [Epub ahead of print]
Positive deviance: a different approach to achieving patient safety. Lawton R, Taylor N, Clay-Williams R, Braithwaite J. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014 Jul 21; [Epub ahead of print].
Interventions to reduce medication errors in pediatric intensive care. Manias E, Kinney S, Cranswick N, Williams A, Borrott N. Ann Pharmacother. 2014 Jul 24; [Epub ahead of print].
BOOK/REPORT
Advances in the Prevention and Control of HAIs. Battles JB, Cleeman JI, Kahn KL, Weinberg DA, eds. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2014. AHRQ Publication No. 14-0003.
Safety-I and Safety-II: The Past and Future of Safety Management. Hollnagel E. Aldershot, Hampshire, England: Ashgate; 2014. ISBN: 9781472423085.
NEWSPAPER/MAGAZINE ARTICLE
CA sitting on millions in hospital fines. Clark C. HealthLeaders Media. August 7, 2014.
MEETING/CONFERENCE
Using Health IT to Reduce Medication Errors and Improve Patient Safety. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. August 26, 2014; 2:30–4:00 PM (Eastern).

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Also of Note...
Patient Safety in the Context of Perinatal, Neonatal, and Pediatric Care. Bethesda, MD: Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health. August 6, 2014. PA-14-311; PA-14-312; PA-14-313.
ISMP Cheers Awards. Institute for Safe Medication Practices.
John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award. The Joint Commission and National Quality Forum.
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