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Sinsky CA, Beasley JW. Ann Intern Med. 2013;159:782-783.
Sinsky CA ; Beasley JW.Texting while doctoring: a patient safety hazard. Ann Intern Med. 2013; 159: 782-783
This commentary relates how physician multitasking to update electronic health records during patient encounters may increase risk of errors and makes recommendations to address these issues, including using a team documentation model.
Fixing a broken EHR: HIM working in the spotlight to solve common EHR issues.
Butler M. J AHIMA. March 2015;86:18-23.
Hospital Experiences Using Electronic Health Records to Support Medication Reconciliation.
Grossman JM, Gourevitch R, Cross D. Washington, DC: National Institute for Health Care Reform; July 2014. NIHCR Research Brief No. 17.
Impact of electronic health record systems on information integrity: quality and safety implications.
Bowman S. Perspect Health Inf Manag. 2013 Oct 1;10:1c.
Adverse drug events caused by serious medication administration errors.
Kale A, Keohane CA, Maviglia S, Gandhi TK, Poon EG. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21:933-938.
Research on nursing handoffs for medical and surgical settings: an integrative review.
Staggers N, Blaz JW. J Adv Nurs. 2013;69:247-262.
The costs of adverse drug events in community hospitals.
Hug BL, Keohane C, Seger DL, Yoon C, Bates DW. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012;38:120-126.
Creating an oversight infrastructure for electronic health record–related patient safety hazards.
Singh H, Classen DC, Sittig DF. J Patient Saf. 2011;7:169-174.
Triangulating case-finding tools for patient safety surveillance: a cross-sectional case study of puncture/laceration.
Taylor JA, Gerwin D, Morlock L, Miller MR. Inj Prev. 2011;17:388-393.
Identifying causes of adverse events detected by an automated trigger tool through in-depth analysis.
Muething SE, Conway PH, Kloppenborg E, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:435-439.
Costs and benefits of an early-alert surveillance system for hospital inpatients.
Marchetti A, Jacobs J, Young M, Martin J, Rossiter R. Curr Med Res Opin. 2007;23:9-16.
Medication reconciliation for reducing drug-discrepancy adverse events.
Boockvar KS, Carlson Lacorte H, Giambanco V, Fridman B, Siu A. Am J Geriatr Pharmacother. 2006;4:236-243.
Optimization of drug–drug interaction alert rules in a pediatric hospital's electronic health record system using a visual analytics dashboard.
Simpao AF, Ahumada LM, Desai BR, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015;22:361-369.
Benefits and risks of using smart pumps to reduce medication error rates: a systematic review.
Ohashi K, Dalleur O, Dykes PC, Bates DW. Drug Saf. 2014;37:1011-1020.
We need to talk: an observational study of the impact of electronic medical record implementation on hospital communication.
Taylor SP, Ledford R, Palmer V, Abel E. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:584-588.
Medication event huddles: a tool for reducing adverse drug events.
Morvay S, Lewe D, Stewart B, Catt C, McClead RE Jr, Brilli RJ. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014;40:39-45.
Failure events in transition of care for surgical patients.
Helling TS, Martin LC, Martin M, Mitchell ME. J Am Coll Surg. 2014;218:723-731.
What are the safety risks for patients undergoing treatment by multiple specialties: a retrospective patient record review study.
Baines RJ, de Bruijne MC, Langelaan M, Wagner C. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013;13:497.
The cost of disruptive and unprofessional behaviors in health care.
Rawson JV, Thompson N, Sostre G, Deitte L. Acad Radiol. 2013;20:1074-1076.
Adoption of electronic health records grows rapidly, but fewer than half of US hospitals had at least a basic system in 2012.
DesRoches CM, Charles D, Furukawa MF, et al. Health Aff (Millwood). 2013;32:1478-1485.
Resilient actions in the diagnostic process and system performance.
Smith MW, Davis Giardina T, Murphy DR, Laxmisan A, Singh H. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:1006-1013.
Understanding factors that impact on health care professionals' risk perceptions and responses toward Clostridium difficile and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a structured literature review.
Burnett E, Kearney N, Johnston B, Corlett J, Macgillivray S. Am J Infect Control. 2013;41:394-400.
Human cognition and the dynamics of failure to rescue: the Lewis Blackman case.
Acquaviva K, Haskell H, Johnson J. J Prof Nurs. 2013;29:95-101.
Matching identifiers in electronic health records: implications for duplicate records and patient safety.
McCoy AB, Wright A, Kahn MG, Shapiro JS, Bernstam EV, Sittig DF. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:219-224.
Events associated with the prescribing, dispensing, and administering of medication loading doses.
Carson SL, Gaunt MJ. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2012;9:82-88.
Is it possible to identify risks for injurious falls in hospitalized patients?
Mion LC, Chandler AM, Waters TM, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012;38:408-413.
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