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.
Hamed MMM, Konstantinidis S. West J Nurs Res. 2022;44:506-523.
Incident reporting plays an essential role in identifying patient safety threats. This study aggregated findings from qualitative studies to identify barriers to incident reporting among nurses. Fear of negative consequences was the most common barrier; other barriers included inadequate reporting systems, lack of interdisciplinary and interdepartmental cooperation, lack of necessary training, and blame culture.