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Austin, TX: Texas Medical Institute for Technology; 2012.
The second in a series, this documentary focuses on learning from other high-risk industries and engaging hospital leadership to drive improvement in patient safety.
MARQUIS Medication Reconciliation Resource Center.
Multi-Center Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS). Philadelpha, PA: Society for Hospital Medicine.
Engineering a fail-safe health system.
Sloane T. Hosp Health Networks. October 2013;87:34-38.
Tennessee Center for Patient Safety.
The Hidden Surcharge Americans Pay for Hospital Errors.
Project BOOST: effectiveness of a multihospital effort to reduce rehospitalization.
Hansen LO, Greenwald JL, Budnitz T, et al. J Hosp Med. 2013;8;421-427.
A perinatal care quality and safety initiative: are there financial rewards for improved quality?
Kozhimannil KB, Sommerness SA, Rauk P, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:339-348.
Does health care role and experience influence perception of safety culture related to preventing infections?
Braun BI, Harris AD, Richards CL, et al. Am J Infect Control. 2013;41:638-641.
Documenting quality improvement and patient safety efforts: the quality portfolio. A statement from the Academic Hospitalist Taskforce.
Taylor BB, Parekh V, Estrada CA, Schleyer A, Sharpe B. J Gen Intern Med. 2014;29:214-218.
Setting quality and safety priorities in a target-rich environment: an academic medical center's challenge.
Mort EA, Demehin AA, Marple KB, McCullough KY, Meyer GS. Acad Med. 2013;88:1099-1104.
Journal of Quality Improvement in Healthcare, Second Edition.
Heilman J, ed. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico; May 2013.
The leader's role in medical device safety.
Federico F. Healthc Exec. May/June 2013;28:82-85.
A framework for patient safety: a defense nuclear industry-based high-reliability model.
Birnbach DJ, Rosen LF, Williams L, Fitzpatrick M, Lubarsky DA, Menna JD. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:233-240.
Top 10 ways to improve patient safety now.
O'Reilly KB. American Medical News. April 15, 2013.
As she lay dying: how I fought to stop medical errors from killing my mom.
Welch JR. Health Aff (Millwood). 2012;31:2817-2820.
Moving beyond readmission penalties: creating an ideal process to improve transitional care.
Burke RE, Kripalani S, Vasilevskis EE, Schnipper JL. J Hosp Med. 2013;8:102-109.
Identifying hospital organizational strategies to reduce readmissions.
Ahmad FS, Metlay JP, Barg FK, Henderson RR, Werner RM. Am J Med Qual. 2013;28:278-285.
Patient Safety as an Exercise in Behavioral Change.
Leape LL. Social and Behavioral Sciences in Action. Washington, DC: National Research Council of the National Academies. September 24, 2012.
Meeting the Joint Commission's 2013 National Patient Safety Goals.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; September 2012. ISBN: 9781599407555.
Toward improving patient safety through voluntary peer-to-peer assessment.
Hudson DW, Holzmueller CG, Pronovost PJ, et al. Am J Med Qual. 2012;27:201-220.
Financial incentives to promote health care quality: the hospital acquired conditions nonpayment policy.
Kavanagh KT. Soc Work Public Health. 2011;26:524-541.
To make or buy patient safety solutions: a resource dependence and transaction cost economics perspective.
Fareed N, Mick SS. Health Care Manage Rev. 2011;36:288-298.
'Spread' remains challenge in patient safety improvement.
Healthcare Benchmarks Qual Improv. 2011;18:49-52.
The ongoing quality improvement journey: next stop, high reliability.
Chassin MR, Loeb JM. Health Aff (Millwood). 2011;30:559-568.
Safer Hospital Care: Strategies for Continuous Innovation.
Raheja D. New York, NY: Productivity Press; 2011. ISBN: 9781439821022.
Health Care Leaders Action Guide: Hospital Strategies for Reducing Preventable Mortality.
Chicago, IL: Health Research & Educational Trust; March 2011.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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