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Medical Group Management Association Center for Research, Health Research and Educational Trust, Institute for Safe Medication Practices. 2005.
This tool facilitates assessment of activities that support safe care in outpatient settings.
Slippery Slide Into Life
Louis P. Halamek, MD
Ambulatory Care Safety
Ambulatory Surgery Center Survey on Patient Safety Culture.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2016.
Changing the "working while sick" culture.
Tanksley AL, Wolfson RK, Arora VM. JAMA. 2016;315:603-604.
Barriers to implementing a reporting and learning patient safety system: pediatric chiropractic perspective.
Pohlman KA, Carroll L, Hartling L, Tsuyuki RT, Vohra S. J Evid Based Complementary Altern Med. 2016;21:105-109.
Lacerations and embedded needles caused by epinephrine autoinjector use in children.
Brown JC, Tuuri RE, Akhter S, et al. Ann Emerg Med. 2016;67:307-315.
Healthcare system intervention for safer use of medicines in elderly patients in primary care—a qualitative study of the participants' perceptions of self-assessment, peer review, feedback and agreement for change.
Lenander C, Bondesson Å, Midlöv P, Viberg N. BMC Fam Pract. 2015;16:117.
Frequency of and risk factors for medication errors by pharmacists during order verification in a tertiary care medical center.
Gorbach C, Blanton L, Lukawski BA, Varkey AC, Pitman EP, Garey KW. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2015;72:1471-1474.
Patient safety perceptions in pediatric out-of-hospital emergency care: Children's Safety Initiative.
Guise JM, Meckler G, O'Brien K, et al. J Pediatr. 2015;167:1143-1148.
Introducing the AHRQ Ambulatory Surgery Center Survey on Patient Safety Culture.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. July 15, 2015.
Developing a primary care patient measure of safety (PC PMOS): a modified Delphi process and face validity testing.
Hernan AL, Giles SJ, O'Hara JK, Fuller J, Johnson JK, Dunbar JA. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016:25:273-280.
Among the elderly, many mental illnesses go undiagnosed.
Bor JS. Health Aff (Millwood). 2015;34:727-731.
Why empathy may be the best risk management strategy.
Hertz BT. Med Econ. 2015;92:40-44.
A qualitative analysis of physician perspectives on missed and delayed outpatient diagnosis: the focus on system-related factors.
Sarkar U, Simchowitz B, Bonacum D, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014;40:461-470.
Overuse as a Patient Safety Problem
Christopher Moriates, MD
Beyond the Hospital: the New Frontier of Patient Safety
Margaret Plews-Ogan, MD, MS
Patient Safety Toolkits.
AAAHC Institute for Quality Improvement. Skokie, IL: Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care; 2013.
Integrating patient safety and clinical pharmacy services into the care of a high-risk, ambulatory population: a collaborative approach.
Robbins CM, Stillwell T, Johnson D, Wilson S, Fitzgerald L. J Patient Saf. 2013;9:110-117.
There and Home Again, Safely.
Sokol PE, Wynia MK; AMA Expert Panel on Care Transitions. Chicago, IL: American Medical Association; February 2013.
Improving ambulatory patient safety: learning from the last decade, moving ahead in the next.
Wynia MK, Classen DC. JAMA. 2011;306:2504-2505.
AHRQ's Quality Challenge.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2005.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert. Community/Ambulatory Care Edition.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices. 200 Lakeside Drive, Suite 200; Horsham, PA 19044.
Medication Safety Best Practices Guide for Ambulatory Care Use.
Galt KA, Rule AM. Omaha, NE: Creighton Health Services Research Program; 2004.
Ambulatory Patient Safety Toolkit.
Gundersen Lutheran Health System.
Ambulatory patient safety. What we know and need to know.
Hammons T, Piland NF, Small SD, Hatlie MJ, Burstin HR. J Ambul Care Manage. 2003;26:63-82.
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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