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Minnesota State Legislature. SF 1019 (2003).
The law requiring Minnesota hospitals to report on a defined set of serious events.
Understanding procedural violations using Safety-I and Safety-II: the case of community pharmacies.
Jones CEL, Phipps DL, Ashcroft DM. Safety Sci. 2018;105:114-120.
Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005—HHS guidance regarding patient safety work product and providers' external obligations.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Fed Regist. 2016;81;32655-32660.
Ambulatory surgery facilities: a comprehensive review of medication error reports in Pennsylvania.
PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. September 2011;8:85-93.
Utah DoH Patient Safety Initiatives.
P.O. Box 1010, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-1010.
The Handbook of Patient Safety Compliance: A Practical Guide for Health Care Organizations.
Rozovsky FA, Woods JR Jr, eds. San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass; 2011. ISBN: 9781118086995.
Variability in the measurement of hospital-wide mortality rates.
Shahian DM, Wolf RE, Iezzoni LI, Kirle L, Normand SL. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:2530-2539.
Patient Safety Toolbox.
Portland, ME: National Academy for State Health Policy.
Adverse Events in Hospitals: Overview of Key Issues.
Levinson DR. Washington, DC: US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General; December 2008. Report No. OEI-06-07-00470.
The Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005: developing an error reporting system to improve patient safety.
Riley W, Liang BA, Rutherford W, Hamman W. J Patient Saf. 2008;4:13-17.
Panel Discussion: Error Proofing Your Pharmacy.
Woodcliff Lake, NJ: Drug Topics; 2007.
An Amendment of the Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error (Mcare) Act.
General Assembly of Pennsylvania. SB968 (2007).
Making the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005 work.
Vemula R, Assaf RR, Al-Assaf AF. J Healthc Qual. 2007;29:6-10.
Requires DHSS to make reported information about certain adverse events publicly available.
New Jersey Legislature. A4327 (2007).
In Conversation with...Sir Liam Donaldson, MD, MSc
Mistakes, some deadly, haunt county jails.
Carter M. Seattle Times. March 9, 2007:A1.
The Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005: provisions and potential opportunities.
Liang BA, Riley W, Rutherford W, Hamman W. Am J Med Qual. 2007;22:8-12.
Translating patient safety legislation into health care practice.
Rabinowitz ABK, Clarke JR, Marella W, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2006;32:676-681.
Governor signs Executive Order creating new Division of Patient Safety.
Evanston, IL: Office of the Governor; July 13, 2006.
Path to safety: benefits of the 2005 Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act.
McBride D, Greening A, Redmond D. Healthc Financ Manage. June 2006;60:84-88.
MRIs and sandbags filled with metal shot.
Patient Safety Initiative Alert. Trenton: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services; May 2006.
Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005.
Fassett WE. Ann Pharmacother. 2006;40:917-924.
Patient safety: why it's getting more visibility.
Washington, DC: Alliance for Health Reform; April 7, 2006.
Stories from the sharp end: case studies in safety improvement.
McCarthy D, Blumenthal D. Milbank Q. 2006;84:165-200.
Doctors, lawyers make deal on medical-malpractice bill.
Postman D. The Seattle Times. February 21, 2006:A1.
Preventing fatal errors.
Bailey B, Sevrens Lyons J. The Mercury News. November 27, 2005.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
PSNet is produced for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality by a team of editors at the University of California, San Francisco with guidance from a prominent Technical Expert/Advisory Panel. The AHRQ PSNet site was designed and implemented by Silverchair.
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