Assessment of the National Patient Safety Initiative: Context and Baseline Evaluation Report 1.
The authors report on the history of Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) involvement in patient safety, recap AHRQ's activities through September 2003, and provide suggestions for future actions. This document is the first of four yearly reports funded by AHRQ to assess their work.
Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation; 2005. ISBN 0833037870.