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Shanafelt T, Goh J, Sinsky C. JAMA Intern Med. 2017;177:1826-1832.
Shanafelt T ; Goh J ; Sinsky C.The business case for investing in physician well-being. JAMA Intern Med. 2017; 177: 1826-1832
Burnout among physicians and nurses is a patient safety concern. This commentary suggests a model to track and communicate the financial burden associated with physician burnout to gain organizational support for burnout reduction efforts.
Physician motivation: listening to what pay-for-performance programs and quality improvement collaboratives are telling us.
Herzer KR, Pronovost PJ. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:522-528.
MITSS HOPE Award.
Medically Induced Trauma Support Services.
Medicare trims payments to 800 hospitals, citing patient safety incidents.
Rau J. Kaiser Health News. March 1, 2019.
The impact of RVU-based compensation on patient safety outcomes in outpatient otolaryngology procedures.
Stanisce L, Ahmad N, Deckard N, et al. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2019 Feb 5; [Epub ahead of print].
AHRQ National Scorecard on Hospital-Acquired Conditions Updated Baseline Rates and Preliminary Results 2014–2017.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; January 2019.
Notice of Intent to Publish Funding Opportunity Announcement to Improve Care Transitions Through the Use of Interoperable Health Information Technology (R01).
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; January 28, 2019. AHRQ Publication No. NOT-HS-19-009.
Medicare cuts payments to nursing homes whose patients keep ending up in hospital.
Rau J. Kaiser Health News. December 3, 2018.
Improving resident and fellow engagement in patient safety through a graduate medical education incentive program.
Turner DA, Bae J, Cheely G, Milne J, Owens TA, Kuhn CM. J Grad Med Educ. 2018;10:671-675.
Clinical impact and economic burden of hospital-acquired conditions following common surgical procedures.
Horn SR, Liu TC, Horowitz JA, et al. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2018;43:E1358-E1363.
Success in hospital-acquired pressure ulcer prevention: a tale in two data sets.
Smith S, Snyder A, McMahon LF Jr, Petersen L, Meddings J. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1787-1796.
Payment innovations to improve diagnostic accuracy and reduce diagnostic error.
Berenson R, Singh H. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1828-1835.
Estimating the hospital costs of inpatient harms.
Anand P, Kranker K, Chen AY. Health Serv Res. 2019;54:86-96.
Adverse effects of the Medicare PSI-90 hospital penalty system on revenue-neutral hospital-acquired conditions.
Padula WV, Black JM, Davidson PM, Kang SY, Pronovost PJ. J Patient Saf. 2018 Jul 17; [Epub ahead of print].
Best Practices for Safe Medication Administration During Anesthesia Care.
APSF Committee on Technology. Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation.
Patient Safety in the Context of Perinatal, Neonatal, and Pediatric Care.
Bethesda, MD: Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health. May 21, 2018. PA-18-790; PA-18-791.
Making Health Care Safer in Ambulatory Care Settings and Long Term Care Facilities (R18).
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 10, 2018. PA-18-750.
2017 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award Recipients Announced.
Joint Commission. March 12, 2018.
Financial incentives to reduce hospital-acquired infections under alternative payment arrangements.
Cohen CC, Liu J, Cohen B, Larson EL, Glied S. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018;39:509-515
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.
Effect of a hospital-wide measure on the readmissions reduction program.
Zuckerman RB, Joynt Maddox KE, Sheingold SH, Chen LM, Epstein AM. N Engl J Med. 2017;377:1551-1558.
Incorporating nursing complexity in reimbursement coding systems: the potential impact on missed care.
Sasso L, Bagnasco A, Aleo G, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:929-932.
From board to bedside: how the application of financial structures to safety and quality can drive accountability in a large health care system.
Austin JM, Demski R, Callender T, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:166–175.
Complication rates, hospital size, and bias in the CMS Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program.
Koenig L, Soltoff SA, Demiralp B, et al. Am J Med Qual. 2017;32:611-616.
Impact of Medicare's nonpayment program on hospital-acquired conditions.
Thirukumaran CP, Glance LG, Temkin-Greener H, Rosenthal MB, Li Y. Med Care. 2017;55:447-455.
Case outcomes in a communication-and-resolution program in New York hospitals.
Mello MM, Greenberg Y, Senecal SK, Cohn JS. Health Serv Res. 2016;51(suppl 3):2583-2599.
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