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Health Quality & Safety Commission New Zealand.
This Web site hosts tools and resources associated with a national campaign to augment patient care. The initiative aims to build collaborative programs across New Zealand to reduce falls, health care–associated infections, medication errors, and harm related to surgery.
A guide for HCAs on safe patient transfers.
Lees L. Nursing Times. 2013;109:20-22.
BMJ Quality Improvement Reports.
McKimm A, ed. London, UK: BMJ Publishing Group Ltd; 2014.
MARQUIS Medication Reconciliation Resource Center.
Multi-Center Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS). Philadelpha, PA: Society for Hospital Medicine.
Minnesota Hospital Association.
Aware in Care.
Miami, FL: National Parkinson Foundation; October 2012.
Center for Health Design.
AHRQ Patient Safety YouTube Channel.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
TeamSTEPPS 2.0 Online Master Trainer Course.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
AHRQ's Safety Program for Ambulatory Surgery.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; Chicago, IL: Health Research & Educational Trust.
Healthcare–Associated Infections (HAI).
Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Hidden Surcharge Americans Pay for Hospital Errors.
Transitions of Care (TOC) Portal.
The Joint Commission.
Handover: Improving the Continuity of Patient Care Through Identification and Implementation of Novel Handover Processes in Europe.
University Medical Centre Utrecht.
Center for Drug Safety & Effectiveness.
Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
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.
On the CUSP: Stop HAI.
Health Research & Educational Trust, MHA Keystone Center.
Surfing the Healthcare Tsunami: Bring Your Best Board.
Austin, TX: Texas Medical Institute for Technology; 2012.
Health Care–Associated Infections (HAI) Portal.
Patient Safety Certificate Course.
American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians.
In Conversation With… Shantanu Nundy, MD
Choosing Wisely Canada.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Hospital Harm Measure.
Canadian Institute for Health Information, Canadian Patient Safety Institute.
High Reliability in Health Care.
Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare.
Collaborative for Accountability and Improvement.
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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