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Promote a culture of safety with good catch reports.

Wallace SC, Mamrol C, Finley E. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. September 2017;14.

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October 4, 2017
Wallace SC, Mamrol C, Finley E. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. September 2017;14.

Near misses or good catches present organizations with learning opportunities. Using data comparisons run by the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority, this article highlights how good catch programs can contribute to significant reductions in harmful events and offers insights from risk managers and patient safety officers regarding elements that are necessary to establish successful good catch initiatives and the culture to support them.