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Swensen SJ, Shanafelt T. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:308-313.
Swensen SJ ; Shanafelt T.An organizational framework to reduce professional burnout and bring back joy in practice. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017; 43: 308-313
Burnout among health care workers is common, and it can have negative impacts on patient safety. This commentary describes aspirational and practical strategies that leaders can utilize to address burnout at the organizational and individual levels.
Second Victim Train-the-Trainer Workshop.
Center for Patient Safety and University of Missouri. November 10, 2017; Saint Luke's North Hospital, Barry Road, Kansas City, MO.
Patients' experiences with communication-and-resolution programs after medical injury.
Moore J, Bismark M, Mello MM. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Oct 9; [Epub ahead of print].
The emotional fallout from the culture of blame and shame.
Ferguson CC. JAMA Peds. 2017 Oct 9; [Epub ahead of print].
Health Care Worker Presenteeism: A Challenge for Patient Safety
Julia E. Szymczak, PhD
The business case for investing in physician well-being.
Shanafelt T, Goh J, Sinsky C. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Sep 25; [Epub ahead of print].
Mistakes were made (by me).
Manesh R. JAMA Intern Med. 2017;177:1422-1423.
Ethical considerations on disclosure when medical error is discovered during medicolegal death investigation.
Wolf DA, Drake SA, Snow FK. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2017 Aug 31; [Epub ahead of print].
Improving patient care through improved caregiver support.
Headley M. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. August 21, 2017.
Recognizing and responding to the "toxic" work environment: worker safety, patient safety, and abuse/neglect in nursing homes.
Pickering CEZ, Nurenberg K, Schiamberg L. Qual Health Res. 2017;27:1870-1881.
Improving the Working Environment for Safe Surgical Care.
Short-Life Working Group on Hospital Reports. Edinburgh, Scotland: Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh; July 31, 2017.
Nurses' response to parents' 'speaking-up' efforts to ensure their hospitalized child's safety: an attribution theory perspective.
Bsharat S, Drach-Zahavy A. J Adv Nurs. 2017;73:2118-2128.
Adverse events in Veterans Affairs inpatient psychiatric units: staff perspectives on contributing and protective factors.
True G, Frasso R, Cullen SW, Hermann RC, Marcus SC. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2017;48:65-71.
Impact of a successful speaking up program on health-care worker hand hygiene behavior.
Linam MW, Honeycutt MD, Gilliam CH, Wisdom CM, Deshpande JK. Pediatr Qual Saf. 2017;2:e035.
Specialist physicians' attitudes and practice patterns regarding disclosure of pre-referral medical errors.
Dossett LA, Kauffmann RM, Lee JS, et al. Ann Surg. 2017 Jul 24; [Epub ahead of print].
The aging physician and the medical profession: a review.
Dellinger EP, Pellegrini CA, Gallagher TH. JAMA Surg. 2017 Jul 19; [Epub ahead of print].
Piece of my mind. Stories doctors tell.
Moniz T, Lingard L, Watling C. JAMA. 2017;318:124-125.
Do safety culture scores in nursing homes depend on job role and ownership? Results from a national survey.
Banaszak-Holl J, Reichert H, Greene MT, et al. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Aug 28; [Epub ahead of print].
Burnout Among Health Care Professionals. A Call to Explore and Address This Underrecognized Threat to Safe, High-Quality Care.
Dyrbye LN, Shanafelt TD, Sinsky CA, et al. Washington, DC: National Academy of Medicine; July 5, 2017.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; July 2017. AHRQ Publication No. 17-M018-1-EF.
Perception of safety of surgical practice among operating room personnel from survey data is associated with all-cause 30-day postoperative death rate in South Carolina.
Molina G, Berry WR, Lipsitz SR, et al. Ann Surg. 2017;266:658–666.
Electronic health record alert–related workload as a predictor of burnout in primary care providers.
Gregory ME, Russo E, Singh H. Appl Clin Inform. 2017;8:686-697.
Rude providers jeopardize patient safety. So stop it.
Thew J. HealthLeaders Media. June 14, 2017.
Day passes for vulnerable patients of psychiatric hospitals can have dangerous, even fatal consequences.
Woodruff E. Baltimore Sun. June 9, 2017.
Assumptions of quality medicine: the role of uncertainty.
Scott-Wittenborn N, Schneider JS. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017;143:753-754.
Bridging the gap between work-as-imagined and work-as-done.
Deutsch ES. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. June 2017;14:80-83.
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