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Kurz M, Tobin WN. Chestnut Hill, MA: Medically Induced Trauma Support Services Inc.; 2011.
This publication reports on how to engage patients and families in improving patient safety.
Medical mystery: alcoholism didn’t cause man’s diabetes and cirrhosis.
Boodman SG. Washington Post. June 13, 2011:E1.
Patient safety: a consumer's perspective.
Hovey RB, Dvorak ML, Burton T, et al. Qual Health Res. 2011;21:662-672.
Healthcare 411. The Patient Perspective.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. September 29, 2010.
Advancing Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient- and Family-Centered Care: A Roadmap for Hospitals.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; 2010.
Patients as Partners: How to Involve Patients and Families in Their Own Care.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources; 2006. ISBN: 0866889965.
Patient Engagement and Safety
Concepts for the development of a customizable checklist for use by patients.
Fernando RJ, Shapiro FE, Rosenberg NM, Bader AM, Urman RD. J Patient Saf. 2019;15:18-23.
Preventing sentinel events caused by family members.
Wall Y, Kautz DD. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2011;30:25-27.
Tampa, FL: Sepsis Alliance; 2010.
Condition Help (H) Toolkit.
Elkridge, MD: Maryland Patient Safety Center.
Experience with family activation of rapid response teams.
Bogert S, Ferrell C, Rutledge DN. Medsurg Nurs. 2010;19:215-222.
Family-centered rounds on pediatric wards: a PRIS network survey of US and Canadian hospitalists.
Mittal VS, Sigrest T, Ottolini MC, et al. Pediatrics. 2010;126:37-43.
The faces of medical error...from tears to transparency.
The Empowered Patient Coalition; 2010.
Safety Information for Patients and Families.
The Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors.
Patient controlled analgesia by proxy.
The Joint Commission. Sentinel Event Alert. December 20, 2004;(33):1-2.
Principles for Patient and Family Partnership in Care: An American College of Physicians Position Paper.
Nickel WK, Weinberger SE, Guze PA; Patient Partnership in Healthcare Committee of the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2018;169:796-799.
Assessment of patient medication adherence, medical record accuracy, and medication blood concentrations for prescription and over-the-counter medications.
Sutherland JJ, Morrison RD, McNaughton CD, et al. JAMA Netw Open. 2018;1:e184196.
Patient engagement in health care safety: an overview of mixed-quality evidence.
Sharma AE, Rivadeneira NA, Barr-Walker J, Stern RJ, Johnson AK, Sarkar U. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1813-1820.
Health apps and health policy: what is needed?
Bates DW, Landman A, Levine DM. JAMA. 2018;320:1975-1976.
A web application to involve patients in the medication reconciliation process: a user-centered usability and usefulness study.
Marien S, Legrand D, Ramdoyal R, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2018;25:1488-1500.
Clearing the Error: Using Public Deliberation to Define Patient Roles as Partners in the Diagnostic Process.
St. Paul, MN: Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, and Jefferson Center; 2017.
Validating domains of patient contextual factors essential to preventing contextual errors: a qualitative study conducted at Chicago area Veterans Health Administration sites.
Binns-Calvey AE, Malhiot A, Kostovich CT, et al. Acad Med. 2017;92:1287-1293.
Guide to Improving Patient Safety in Primary Care Settings by Engaging Patients and Families.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2018.
Connecting patients and clinicians: the anticipated effects of Open Notes on patient safety and quality of care.
Bell SK, Folcarelli PH, Anselmo MK, Crotty BH, Flier LA, Walker J. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:378-384.
The Patient Survival Handbook.
Powell SM, Stone RD. Peachtree City, GA: Synensis; 2015.
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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