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Saving lives: hospitals have signed on to a six-part plan to avoid a multitude of unnecessary deaths.
Comarow A. US News & World Report. July 18, 2005;139:74,76,79.
This article, accompanying the widely read ranking of "America's Best Hospitals," describes the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's 100,000 Lives Campaign. Focusing on the six practices promoted by the campaign, it reviews the progress to date, with a particular focus on two participating hospitals' (Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey and McLeod Regional Medical Center in South Carolina) experiences in implementing the practices.
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Cooper BE. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2007;64:694, 697-698.
The author describes one hospital's use of pharmacists as part of the rapid response team (RRT) and the pharmacists' perceptions of their effect on medication delivery decisions when the RRT was deployed.