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Association of PeriOperative Registered Nurses. April 6–10, 2019; Music City Center, Nashville, TN.
Teamwork and collaboration enable nurses to provide safe surgical care. This annual event will present simulations, research activity summaries, and keynote talks on themes associated with leadership, communication, and reliability.
Quality, Value, and Patient Safety in Orthopedic Surgery.
Azar FM, ed. Orthop Clin North Am. 2018;49:A1-A8,389-552.
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.
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.
Implementing the Comprehensive Unit-Based Safety Program (CUSP) to improve patient safety in an academic primary care practice.
Pitts SI, Maruthur NM, Luu N, et al. Jt Comm Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:591–597.
Improved safety culture and teamwork climate are associated with decreases in patient harm and hospital mortality across a hospital system.
Berry JC, Davis JT, Bartman T, et al. J Patient Saf. 2016 Jan 7; [Epub ahead of print].
A collaborative learning network approach to improvement: the CUSP learning network.
Weaver SJ, Lofthus J, Sawyer M, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:147-159.
Raising and Responding to Concerns.
Health Education England. London, England: National Health Service; February 2015.
Patient safety in the context of neonatal intensive care: research and educational opportunities.
Raju TN, Suresh G, Higgins RD. Pediatr Res. 2011;70:109-115.
Leadership practices to advance patient safety.
Crowley JD, Deen JB. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. May/June 2009;6:18-22.
The Safety Competencies Framework.
Ottawa, ON: Canadian Patient Safety Institute; 2008.
Don't underestimate the impact of change on risk potential.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. September 11, 2008;13:1-3.
Safety cultural preconditions for organizational learning in high-risk organizations.
Nævestad T-O. J Contingencies Crisis Manag. 2008;16:154-163.
Advances in Patient Safety: New Directions and Alternative Approaches.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; July 2008. AHRQ Publication Nos. 080034 (1-4).
Department of Defense (DoD) Patient Safety Program.
United States Department of Defense.
The evolving role of health educators in advancing patient safety: forging partnerships and leading change.
Mercurio A. Health Promot Pract. 2007;8:119-127.
The "To Err Is Human Report" and the patient safety literature.
Stelfox HT, Palmisani S, Scurlock C, Orav EJ, Bates DW. Qual Saf Health Care. 2006;15:174-178.
Patient safety in cataract surgery.
Kelly SP, Astbury NJ. Eye. 2006;20:275-282.
Advances in Patient Safety: From Research to Implementation.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; February 2005. AHRQ Publication Nos. 050021 (1-4).
Canadian Patient Safety Officer Course.
Canadian Patient Safety Institute. June 3-6, 2019; The Westin, Ottawa, ON.
Action Planning for the SOPS Surveys Webcast.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. January 17, 2019; 12:00–1:00 PM (Eastern).
Ambulatory Surgery Center SOPS: What You Need to Know.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. January 10, 2019; 11:30 AM–12:30 PM (Eastern).
Culture of Safety
Long-term Care and Patient Safety
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