Skip to main content
Study

Modifying head nurse messages during daily conversations as leverage for safety climate improvement: a randomised field experiment.

Zohar D, Werber YT, Marom R, et al. Modifying head nurse messages during daily conversations as leverage for safety climate improvement: a randomised field experiment. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26(8):653-662. doi:10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005910.

Save
Print
April 19, 2017
Zohar D, Werber YT, Marom R, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26(8):653-662.

This randomized controlled trial randomized head nurses in inpatient settings to either receive individual feedback based on questionnaires from frontline nurses followed by goal-setting, versus a summary report of feedback at the end of the intervention. In the intervention group, patient care messages increased and blaming decreased, demonstrating that a brief and feasible intervention can enhance safety culture.

Save
Print
Cite
Citation

Zohar D, Werber YT, Marom R, et al. Modifying head nurse messages during daily conversations as leverage for safety climate improvement: a randomised field experiment. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26(8):653-662. doi:10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005910.

Related Resources