Journal Article

'Connecting the dots': leveraging visual analytics to make sense of patient safety event reports.

Ratwani RM, Fong A. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA. 2015;22:312-7.

This commentary describes the design and development of hospital-level and system-level dashboards representing data from patient safety event reporting systems as a way to reduce the burden of analyzing internal incident reports, increase awareness of adverse event trends, and enable utilization of the data to inform improvement.