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Institute for Healthcare Improvement
This online certification program covers key patient safety concepts to enhance participants' knowledge about safety culture, systems thinking, leadership, risk identification and analysis, information technology, and human factors.
Canadian Patient Safety Officer Course.
Canadian Patient Safety Institute. June 3-6, 2019; The Westin, Ottawa, ON.
Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2019.
Association of PeriOperative Registered Nurses. April 6–10, 2019; Music City Center, Nashville, TN.
The path to diagnostic excellence includes feedback to calibrate how clinicians think.
Meyer AND, Singh H. JAMA. 2019;321:737-738.
Building Systems Citizenship in Health Professions Education: The Continued Call for Health Systems Science Curricula
Jed D. Gonzalo, MD, MSc, and Mamta K. Singh, MD, MSc
Assessment of a simulated case-based measurement of physician diagnostic performance.
Chatterjee S, Desai S, Manesh R, Junfeng S, Nundy S, Wright SM. JAMA Netw Open. 2019;2:e187006.
The association between organizational culture and the ability to benefit from "just culture" training.
David DS. J Patient Saf. 2019;15:e1-e7.
Patient Safety and Quality Improvement.
Shah RK, ed. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2019;52:1-194.
Assessment of opioid prescribing practices before and after implementation of a health system intervention to reduce opioid overprescribing.
Meisenberg BR, Grover J, Campbell C, Korpon D. JAMA Network Open. 2018;1:e182908.
Developing and evaluating clinical leadership interventions for frontline healthcare providers: a review of the literature.
Mianda S, Voce A. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018;18:747.
Quality, Value, and Patient Safety in Orthopedic Surgery.
Azar FM, ed. Orthop Clin North Am. 2018;49:A1-A8,389-552.
A health system–wide initiative to decrease opioid-related morbidity and mortality.
Weiner SG, Price CN, Atalay AJ, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2019;45:3-13.
Improving diagnosis by improving education: a policy brief on education in healthcare professions.
Graber ML, Rencic J, Rusz D, et al. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:107-118.
The STEP-up programme: engaging all staff in patient safety.
Hamblin-Brown DJ, Ingram J. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2018;23:221–226.
Impact of high-reliability education on adverse event reporting by registered nurses.
McFarland DM, Doucette JN. J Nurs Care Qual. 2018;33:285-290.
Statewide collaborative to reduce surgical site infections: results of the Hawaii Surgical Unit-Based Safety Program.
Lin DM, Carson KA, Lubomski LH, Wick EC, Pham JC. J Am Coll Surg. 2018;227:189-197.
Safety II behavior in a pediatric intensive care unit.
Merandi J, Vannatta K, Davis JT, McClead RE Jr, Brilli R, Bartman T. Pediatrics. 2018;141:e20180018.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices International Mentorship Program.
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices.
Hidden curricula, ethics, and professionalism: clinical learning environments in becoming and being a physician: a position paper of the American College of Physicians.
Lehmann LS, Sulmasy LSS, Desai S; ACP Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee. Ann Intern Med. 2018;168:506-508.
Eliminating Harm, Improving Patient Care: A Trustee Guide. 2018 Update.
Chicago. IL: AHA Trustee Services, Health Research and Education Trust; February 2018.
Patient Safety Learning Laboratories: Pursuing Safety in Diagnosis and Treatment at the Intersection of Design, Systems Engineering, and Health Services Research (R18).
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. RFA-HS-19-001.
Blind obedience and an unnecessary workup for hypoglycemia: a teachable moment.
Wang EY, Patrick L, Connor DM. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178:279-280.
Understanding Patient Safety, Third Edition.
Wachter RM, Gupta K. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Professional; 2017. ISBN: 9781259860249.
Twelve tips for embedding human factors and ergonomics principles in healthcare education.
Vosper H, Hignett S, Bowie P. Med Teach. 2018;40:357-363.
A Department of Medicine infrastructure for patient safety and clinical quality improvement.
Mathews SC, Pronovost PJ, Daugherty Biddison EL, et al. Am J Med Qual. 2018;33:413-419.
Toolkit to Promote Safe Surgery.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; November 2017.
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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