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The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
This Web site highlights the accomplishments of the 2006 MacArthur Fellowship honorees, including patient safety expert Dr. Atul Gawande, author of Complications.
Improving safety through speaking up: an ethical and financial imperative.
Novak A. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2019;39:19-27.
Unintended harm associated with the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.
Fonarow GC. JAMA. 2018;320:2539-2541.
Patient safety in inpatient psychiatry: a remaining frontier for health policy.
Shields MC, Stewart MT, Delaney KR. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1853-1861.
Are teaching hospitals treated fairly in the Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program?
Al Mohajer M, Joiner KA, Nix DE. Acad Med. 2018;93:1827-1832.
2017 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018;44:373-400.
Association of the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program implementation with readmission and mortality outcomes in heart failure.
Gupta A, Allen LA, Bhatt DL, et al. JAMA Cardiol. 2018;3:44-53.
The 2016 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:315-337.
2016 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award Recipients Announced.
Joint Commission. April 4, 2017.
The Economics of Patient Safety: Strengthening a Value-based Approach to Reducing Patient Harm at National Level.
Slawomirski L, Auraaen A, Klazinga N. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: Paris, France; 2017.
The new CMS hospital quality star ratings: the stars are not aligned.
Bilimoria KY, Barnard C. JAMA. 2016;316:1761-1762.
Leape Ahead Award.
American Association for Physician Leadership.
Building a highway to quality health care.
Watson SR, Pronovost PJ. J Patient Saf. 2016;12:165-166.
The 2015 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016;42:243-264.
Safer prescribing—a trial of education, informatics, and financial incentives.
Dreischulte T, Donnan P, Grant A, Hapca A, McCowan C, Guthrie B. N Engl J Med. 2016;374:1053-1064.
Financial incentives and mortality: taking pay for performance a step too far.
Gupta K, Wachter RM, Kachalia A. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:164-168.
Recognizing quality improvement and patient safety activities in academic promotion in departments of medicine: innovative language in promotion criteria.
Staiger TO, Mills LM, Wong BM, Levinson W, Bremner WJ, Schleyer AM. Am J Med. 2016;129:540-546.
International Prize in Resilient Health Care.
The Australian Institute of Health Innovation.
Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Award.
Iowa Healthcare Collaborative.
Patient safety teams recognised at BMJ awards.
London, UK: Health Foundation. May 9, 2014.
Achieving meaningful use of health information technology: a guide for physicians to the EHR Incentive Programs.
Marcotte L, Seidman J, Trudel K, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172:731-736.
Quality and safety in medical care: what does the future hold?
Liang BA, Mackey T. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011;135:1425-1431.
Remedies sought and obtained in healthcare complaints.
Bismark MM, Spittal MJ, Gogos AJ, Gruen RL, Studdert DM. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:806-810.
A framework for engaging physicians in quality and safety.
Taitz JM, Lee TH, Sequist TD. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21:722-728.
A new frontier in patient safety.
McCannon J, Berwick DM. JAMA. 2011;305:2221-2222.
Partnership for Patients.
Washington, DC: US Department of Health and Human Services.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
PSNet is produced for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality by a team of editors at the University of California, San Francisco with guidance from a prominent Technical Expert/Advisory Panel. The AHRQ PSNet site was designed and implemented by Silverchair.
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