Narrow Results Clear All
- Communication Improvement 1
- Error Reporting and Analysis 2
- Legal and Policy Approaches
- Quality Improvement Strategies 1
- Teamwork 1
- Transparency and Accountability 1
Search results for "Special or Theme Issue"
Hixenbaugh M, Ornstein C. Houston Chronicle and Propublica.
This news investigation chronicles a series of incidents in a transplant program that resulted in patient harm. The systemic nature of the problems such as insufficient whistleblower protection, accountability, and follow-up on patient concerns culminated in a change of hospital leadership. A previous PSNet interview with Charles Ornstein discussed the role of media in raising awareness of patient safety issues.
Flatten M. Washington Examiner. August 18–22, 2014.
Wisc Med J. 2006:105;1-86.
This special issue includes articles on programs and initiatives to improve the safety of health care. It also includes proceedings from a 2006 Wisconsin conference on patient safety.