The AHRQ PSNet Collection comprises an extensive selection of resources relevant to the patient safety community. These resources come in a variety of formats, including literature, research, tools, and Web sites. Resources are identified using the National Library of Medicine’s Medline database, various news and content aggregators, and the expertise of the AHRQ PSNet editorial and technical teams.
Bates DW, Williams EA. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2022;10:3141-3144.
Electronic health records (EHRs) are key for the collection of patient care data to inform overarching risk management and improvement strategies. This article discusses the adoption of EHRs as tools supporting patient safety and highlights the need for an expanded technology infrastructure to continue making progress.
Williams EA, Nikolai DA, Ladwig L, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:508-513.
… Qual Patient Saf … Rapid teamwork has been highlighted as a mechanism to enhance response to patient deterioration, … the development and implementation of the SWARM tool—a unit-based mechanism to rapidly analyze problems and develop solutions—in a pediatric intensive care unit . The authors detail the …
Connor M, Duncombe D, Barclay E, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:617-24.
… Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s (DFCI) efforts at creating a " Just Culture ," which were motivated in part by two … . The authors discuss the principles that focus on a culture of safety and how these principles become …