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Washington, DC: American Association for Clinical Chemistry.
This certificate program for laboratory professionals offers six courses aimed at enhancing participants' skills in establishing a just culture, identifying safety hazards, and assessing gaps in processes to reduce risks of specimen management errors.
Finding & Creating Joy in Work.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement. March 5-May 22, 2019.
Healthcare scandals and the failings of doctors: do official inquiries hold the profession to account?
Mannion R, Davies H, Powell M, et al. J Health Org Manag. 2019;33:221-240.
Greater Focus on Credentialing Needed to Prevent Disqualified Providers From Delivering Patient Care.
Washington, DC: United States Government Accountability Office; February 2019. Publication GAO-19-6.
When is the surgeon too old to operate?
Span P. New York Times. February 1, 2019.
California doctors alarmed as state links their opioid prescriptions to deaths.
Dembosky A. All Things Considered and KQED. January 23, 2019.
Assessing the performance of aging surgeons.
Katlic MR, Coleman J, Russell MM. JAMA. 2019;321:449-450.
E-learning on risk management. An opportunity for sharing knowledge and experiences in patient safety.
Agra Y, García-Álvarez V, Aibar-Remón C, Aranaz J, Villán Y, Recio M. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018 Nov 8; [Epub ahead of print].
Association between patient outcomes and accreditation in US hospitals: observational study.
Lam MB, Figueroa JF, Feyman Y, Reimold KE, Orav EJ, Jha AK. BMJ. 2018;363:k4011.
Bachelor's degree nurse graduates report better quality and safety educational preparedness than associate degree graduates.
Djukic M, Stimpfel AW, Kovner C. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2019;45:180-186.
ACT for Better Diagnosis.
Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.
Impact of nurse peer review on a culture of safety.
Herrington CR, Hand MW. J Nurs Care Qual. 2019;34:158-162.
Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program.
QualityNet. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Partnership for Health IT Patient Safety.
ECRI. Plymouth Meeting, PA.
International Patient Safety Day.
September 17, 2019; Coalition for Patient Safety, German Federal Ministry of Health, Berlin, DE.
Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety.
Illinois Hospital Association.
NAM Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic.
Washington DC: National Academy of Medicine and the Aspen Institute.
Health IT Patient Safety Supplemental Items for Hospitals.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. July 25, 2018.
Workplace Violence Prevention: Implementing Strategies for Safer Healthcare Organizations.
Center of Excellence for Improving Diagnosis.
Patient Safety Authority.
Incorporation of quality and safety principles in maintenance of certification: a qualitative analysis of American Board of Medical Specialties member boards.
Davis JJ, Price DW, Kraft W, Lane-Fall MB. Am J Med Qual. 2018 Jul 1; [Epub ahead of print].
Six Building Blocks: A Team-Based Approach to Improving Opioid Management in Primary Care.
MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation at the Kaiser Permanente of Washington Research Institute; University of Washington.
MedStar Health Institute for Quality and Safety.
FDA Safety Communication: recommendations to reduce surgical fires and related patient injury.
MedWatch Safety Alert. Silver Spring, MD: US Food and Drug Administration. May 29, 2018.
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Medication Safety Dashboard.
National Health Service.
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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