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Schiff GD, Ruan EL. J Gen Intern Med. 2018;33:983-985.
Schiff GD ; Ruan EL.The elusive and illusive quest for diagnostic safety metrics. J Gen Intern Med. 2018; 33: 983-985
Measurement of patient safety is a complex and evolving field. This commentary describes a proposed set of diagnoses to track, discusses the limitations of metrics in achieving progress, and suggests that a culture of diagnostic safety is needed to fully engage health care in improving diagnosis.
Patient safety culture, health information technology implementation, and medical office problems that could lead to diagnostic error.
Campione JR, Mardon RE, McDonald KM. J Patient Saf. 2018 Aug 22; [Epub ahead of print].
Diagnostic error in acute care.
PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. September 2010;7:76-86.
Reducing diagnostic error through medical home-based primary care reform.
Singh H, Graber M. JAMA. 2010;304:463-464.
Patient and Family Partnerships: An Essential Strategy for High Reliability.
Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care. October 30, 2018; 1:00–2:00 PM (Eastern).
HAP HIIN Culture of Safety Webinar: Growing a Positive Safety Culture in Healthcare.
Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority. October 26, 2018; 12:00–1:00 PM (Eastern).
Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety 2018 Conference: Reigniting our Passion for Safe Care.
Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety. October 25–26, 2018; Minneapolis Marriott Northwest, Brooklyn Park, MN.
Understanding SOPS Surveys: A Primer for New Users Webcast.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. October 23, 2018; 1:00–1:50 PM (Eastern).
Center for Leadership, Innovation and Research in EMS.
PO Box 2286, St. Cloud, MN, 56302.
Patient safety and the ageing physician: a qualitative study of key stakeholder attitudes and experiences.
White AA, Sage WM, Osinska PH, Salgaonkar MJ, Gallagher TH. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Sep 20; [Epub ahead of print].
Systems science: a primer on high reliability.
Roberson DW, Kirsh ER. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2018 Sep 20; [Epub ahead of print].
Impact of nurse peer review on a culture of safety.
Herrington CR, Hand MW. J Nurs Care Qual. 2018 Sep 6; [Epub ahead of print].
Developing a conceptual framework for patient safety culture in emergency department: a review of the literature.
Alshyyab MA, FitzGerald G, Dingle K, et al. Int J Health Plann Manage. 2018 Sep 5; [Epub ahead of print].
The relationship between the learning and patient safety climates of clinical departments and residents' patient safety behaviors.
Silkens MEWM, Arah OA, Wagner C, Scherpbier AJJA, Heineman MJ, Lombarts KMJMH. Acad Med. 2018;93:1374-1380.
Are clinical instructors preventing or provoking adverse events involving students: a contemporary issue.
Christensen L. Nurse Educ Today. 2018;70:121-123.
Ethical duty of health care systems to address interfacility medical error discovery.
Antunez AG, Shuman AG, Jagsi R, Dossett LA. J Am Coll Surg. 2018 Aug 24; [Epub ahead of print].
Operating management system for high reliability: leadership, accountability, learning and innovation in healthcare.
Day RM, Demski RJ, Pronovost PJ, et al. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2018;23:155-166.
The STEP-up programme: engaging all staff in patient safety.
Hamblin-Brown DJ, Ingram J. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2018 Aug 9; [Epub ahead of print].
Culture of Safety
Long-term Care and Patient Safety
Assessment of programs aimed to decrease or prevent mistreatment of medical trainees.
Mazer LM, Bereknyei Merrell S, Hasty BN, Stave C, Lau JN. JAMA Network Open. 2018;1:e180870.
Students have a key role in a culture of safety: analysis of student-associated medication incidents.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. July 26, 2018;23:1-4.
Impact of high-reliability education on adverse event reporting by registered nurses.
McFarland DM, Doucette JN. J Nurs Care Qual. 2018;33:285-290.
Medicare takes aim at boomerang hospitalizations of nursing home patients.
Rau J. Kaiser Health News. June 13, 2018.
We will not compete on safety: how children's hospitals have come together to hasten harm reduction.
Lyren A, Coffey M, Shepherd M, Lashutka N, Muething S. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018;44:377-388.
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