COVID-19 Impact

You may see some delays in posting new content due to COVID-19. If you have any questions, please submit a message to PSNet Support.
 

PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Commentary

Toward more proactive approaches to safety in the electronic health record era.

Sittig DF, Singh H. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety. 2017;43:540-547.

The promise of health information technology (IT) faces challenges that hinder its effectiveness as a safe, reliable tool. This commentary provides an overview of the revisions to the SAFER Guides and discusses how to use the guides to manage the risks of health IT implementation.