U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
A Systems Approach to Quality Improvement in Long-Term Care: Safe Medication Practices Workbook.
Waltham, MA: Masspro, Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors, Massachusetts Extended Care Foundation; 2007.
This manual provides nursing home staff with a step-by-step guide for medication management to reduce medication errors in long-term care.
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Nurse aides' ratings of the resident safety culture in nursing homes.
Castle NG. Int J Qual Health Care. 2006;18:370-6.
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Nursing home administrators' opinions of the resident safety culture in nursing homes.
Castle NG, Handler S, Engberg J, Sonon K. Health Care Manage Rev. 2007;32:66-76.
Nursing home error and level of staff credentials.
Scott-Cawiezell J, Pepper GA, Madsen RW, Petroski G, Vogelsmeier A, Zellmer D. Clin Nurs Res. 2007;16:72-78.
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