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Carey K, Stefos T. Health Econ. 2011;20:1417-1430.
Carey K ; Stefos T.Measuring the cost of hospital adverse patient safety events. Health Econ. 2011; 20: 1417-1430
This analysis of data from the Veterans Affairs system found that the cost of adverse events (as measured by the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicators) is likely much higher than previously estimated.
Using the AHRQ Quality Indicators to improve health care quality.
Elixhauser A, Panchol M, Clancy CM. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2005;31:533-538.
Patient Safety Indicators Overview.
AHRQ Quality Indicators. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Medical Scribes and Patient Safety
Deborah Woodcock, MS, MBA; Robby Bergstrom
Identifying potential prescribing safety indicators related to mental health disorders and medications: a systematic review.
Khawagi WY, Steinke DT, Nguyen J, Keers RN. PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217406.
Association of hospital employee satisfaction with patient safety and satisfaction within Veterans Affairs medical centers.
Kang R, Kunkel ST, Columbo JA, Goodney PP, Wong SL. Am J Med. 2019;132:530-534.e1.
The association between patient safety indicators and medical malpractice risk: evidence from Florida and Texas.
Black BS, Wagner AR, Zabinski Z. Am J Health Econ. 2017;3:109-139.
The link between clinically validated patient safety indicators and clinical outcomes.
Gray DM II, Hefner JL, Nguyen MC, Eiferman D, Moffatt-Bruce SD. Am J Med Qual. 2017;32:583-590.
Using harm-based weights for the AHRQ Patient Safety for Selected Indicators composite (PSI-90): does it affect assessment of hospital performance and financial penalties in Veterans Health Administration hospitals?
Chen Q, Rosen AK, Borzecki A, Shwartz M. Health Serv Res. 2016;51:2140-2157.
Consumer rankings and health care: toward validation and transparency.
Hota B, Webb TA, Stein BD, Gupta R, Ansell D, Lateef O. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016;42:439-446.
Navigating a ship with a broken compass: evaluating standard algorithms to measure patient safety.
Hefner JL, Huerta TR, McAlearney AS, Barash B, Latimer T, Moffatt-Bruce SD. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017;24:310-315.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Patient Safety Indicator for Postoperative Respiratory Failure (PSI 11) does not identify accurately patients who received unsafe care.
Nguyen MC, Moffatt-Bruce SD, Strosberg DS, Puttmann KT, Pan YL, Eiferman DS. Surgery. 2016;160:858-868.
Association of inpatient hospital experience with patient safety indicators: a cross-sectional, Canadian study.
Kemp KA, Santana MJ, Southern DA, McCormack B, Quan H. BMJ Open. 2016;6:e011242.
The Toolkit for Using the AHRQ Quality Indicators: How To Improve Hospital Quality and Safety.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; July 2016.
Performance measures in neurosurgical patient care: differing applications of patient safety indicators.
Moghavem N, McDonald K, Ratliff JK, Hernandez-Boussard T. Med Care. 2016;54:359-364.
Hospital characteristics associated with penalties in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program.
Rajaram R, Chung JW, Kinnier CV, et al. JAMA. 2015;314:375-383.
Do patient safety indicators explain increased weekend mortality?
Ricciardi R, Nelson J, Francone TD, et al. J Surg Res. 2016;200:164-170.
Differences in the rates of patient safety events by payer: implications for providers and policymakers.
Spencer CS, Roberts ET, Gaskin DJ. Med Care. 2015;53:524-529.
Development and measurement of perioperative patient safety indicators.
Emond YE, Stienen JJ, Wollersheim HC, et al. Br J Anaesth. 2015;114:963-972.
Examining the validity of AHRQ's Patient Safety Indicators (PSIs): is variation in PSI composite score related to hospital organizational factors?
Shin MH, Sullivan JL, Rosen AK, et al. Med Care Res Rev. 2014;71:599-618.
Challenges and remediation for Patient Safety Indicators in the transition to ICD-10-CM.
Boyd AD, Yang YM, Li J, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015;22:19-28.
A case for improving measurement of intraoperative iatrogenic injuries.
Paruch JL, Ko CY, Bilimoria KY. JAMA Surg. 2014;149:887-888.
Comparative safety of endovascular aortic aneurysm repair over open repair using Patient Safety Indicators during adoption.
Rose J, Evans C, Barleben A, et al. JAMA Surg. 2014;149:926-932.
Diffusion of surgical innovations, patient safety, and minimally invasive radical prostatectomy.
Parsons JK, Messer K, Palazzi K, Stroup S, Chang D. JAMA Surg. 2014;149:845-851.
Patient safety: let's measure what matters.
Thomas EJ, Classen DC. Ann Intern Med. 2014;160:642-643.
Using estimated true safety event rates versus flagged safety event rates: does it change hospital profiling and payment?
Rosen AK, Chen Q, Borzecki AM, Shin M, Itani KMF, Shwartz M. Health Serv Res. 2014;49:1426-1445.
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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