Journal Article

Improving safety culture results in Rhode Island ICUs: lessons learned from the development of action-oriented plans.

Vigorito MC, McNicoll L, Adams L, et al. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety. 2011;37:509-14.

Intensive care units that had a formal plan for improving safety culture not only achieved improved results on the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire, but also reported a reduction in rates of certain health care–associated infections.