Journal Article

Exploring and evaluating patient safety culture in a community-based primary care setting.

Desmedt M; Bergs J; Willaert B; Schrooten W; Vlayen A; Hellings J; Claes N; Vandijck D.

In this cross-sectional study, researchers administered the SCOPE–Primary Care survey instrument to measure seven dimensions of safety culture across two home care services in Belgium. They found handovers and teamwork to be the most negatively perceived aspects of safety culture.