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Journal Article
Study

Governing patient safety: lessons learned from a mixed methods evaluation of implementing a ward-level medication safety scorecard in two English NHS hospitals.

Ramsay AIG, Turner S, Cavell G, et al. BMJ quality & safety. 2014;23:136-46.

Unsafe medication practices and errors occur frequently in hospitals. This study found that ward-level medication safety scorecards were well received by hospital staff but did not result in fewer medication risks.