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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article

Impact of high-reliability education on adverse event reporting by registered nurses.

McFarland DM, Doucette JN. Journal of nursing care quality. 2018;33:285-290.

Health care providers underreport patient safety events. In a single hospital, a 4-hour training on high reliability and just culture for registered nurses did not lead them to report more adverse events. A past PSNet perspective explored how to enhance incident reporting systems.