Journal Article

Decreasing surgical site infections by developing a high reliability culture.

Pettis AM. AORN journal. 2018;108:644-650.

Failure to adhere to evidenced-based practices can result in patient harm. This article explores how high reliability concepts can support the reliable use of best practices to prevent surgical site infections. The authors suggest a framework focused on team engagement, education, implementation, and evaluation to encourage the use of evidence-based practice on the front line.