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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Commentary

Nearing zero...reducing grade C medication errors.

Cockerham J, Figueroa-Altmann A, Foxen C, et al. Nursing management. 2014;45:26-31.

This commentary outlines an initiative at a 15-bed pediatric nursing unit that used quiet zones, safety huddles, and independent double checks to reduce medication errors of the type that reach the patient but neither cause harm nor require additional intervention.