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Kylor C, Napier T, Rephann A, Spence SJ. Crit Care Nurse. 2016;36:80-82.
Kylor C ; Napier T ; Rephann A; et al. Implementation of the safety huddle. Crit Care Nurse. 2016; 36: 80-82
The safety huddle is becoming common within health care practice as a way to inform clinicians about what is happening during their shift. This commentary describes how huddles can help improve communication and teamwork in the acute care setting.
Enhanced time out: an improved communication process.
Nelson PE. AORN J. 2017;105:564-570.
Prospective evaluation of a multifaceted intervention to improve outcomes in intensive care: the Promoting Respect and Ongoing Safety through Patient Engagement Communication and Technology study.
Dykes PC, Rozenblum R, Dalal A, et al. Crit Care Med. 2017 May 3; [Epub ahead of print].
Introductions during time-outs: do surgical team members know one another's names?
Birnbach DJ, Rosen LF, Fitzpatrick M, Paige JT, Arheart KL. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:284-288.
Translating concerns into action: a detailed qualitative evaluation of an interdisciplinary intervention on medical wards.
Pannick S, Archer S, Johnston MJ, et al. BMJ Open. 2017;7:e014401.
Creating a Pediatric Joint Council to promote patient safety and quality, governance, and accountability across Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Rosen M, Mueller BU, Milstone AM, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:224-231.
The potential of collective intelligence in emergency medicine.
Kämmer JE, Hautz WE, Herzog SM, Kunina-Habenicht O, Kurvers RHJM. Med Decis Making. 2017 Mar 1; [Epub ahead of print].
Examining the nature of interprofessional interventions designed to promote patient safety: a narrative review.
Reeves S, Clark E, Lawton S, Ream M, Ross F. Int J Qual Health Care. 2017;29:144-150.
Improving communication with primary care physicians at the time of hospital discharge.
Destino LA, Dixit A, Pantaleoni JL, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:80-88.
Year-end resident clinic handoffs: narrative review and recommendations for improvement.
Pincavage AT, Donnelly MJ, Young JQ, Arora VM. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:71-79.
Modifying head nurse messages during daily conversations as leverage for safety climate improvement: a randomised field experiment.
Zohar D, Werber YT, Marom R, Curlau B, Blondheim O. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017 Jan 12; [Epub ahead of print].
ISMP Survey on Verbal Orders.
Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices; January 11, 2017.
Promoting civility in the OR: an ethical imperative.
Clark CM, Kenski D. AORN J. 2017;105:60-66.
Huddles and debriefings: improving communication on labor and delivery.
McQuaid-Hanson E, Pian-Smith MCM. Anesthesiol Clin. 2017;35:59-67.
Feasibility and added value of Executive WalkRounds in long term care organizations in the Netherlands.
van Dusseldorp L, Huisman de Waal G, Hamers H, Westert G, Schoonhoven L. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016;42:545-557.
Challenges of implementing a communication-and-resolution program where multiple organizations must cooperate.
Mello MM, Armstrong SJ, Greenberg Y, McCotter PI, Gallagher TH. Health Serv Res. 2016;51(suppl 3):2550-2568.
Computer-assisted process modeling to enhance intraoperative safety in cardiac surgery.
Tarola CL, Quin JA, Haime ME, et al. JAMA Surg. 2016;151:1183-1186.
Speaking up behaviours (safety voices) of healthcare workers: a metasynthesis of qualitative research studies.
Morrow KJ, Gustavson AM, Jones J. Int J Nurs Stud. 2016;64:42-51.
How communication among members of the health care team affects maternal morbidity and mortality.
Brennan RA, Keohane CA. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2016;45:878-884.
Use of a surgical safety checklist to improve team communication.
Cabral RA, Eggenberger T, Keller K, Gallison BS, Newman D. AORN J. 2016;104:206-216.
Pharmacist–physician communications in a highly computerised hospital: sign-off and action of electronic review messages.
Pontefract SK, Hodson J, Marriott JF, Redwood S, Coleman JJ. PLoS One. 2016;11:e0160075.
As a critical behavior to improve quality and patient safety in health care: speaking up!
Nacioglu A. Saf Health. 2016;2:10.
Effective perioperative communication to enhance patient care.
Garrett JH Jr. AORN J. 2016;104:111-120.
Improving pathologists' communication skills.
Dintzis S. AMA J Ethics. 2016;18:802-808.
Incorporating indications into medication ordering—time to enter the age of reason.
Schiff GD, Seoane-Vazquez E, Wright A. N Engl J Med. 2016;375:306-309.
Improving the communication between teams managing boarded patients on a surgical specialty ward.
Puvaneswaralingam S, Ross D. BMJ Qual Improv Rep. 2016;5.
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