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Quick Safety. April 15, 2019;(48):1-3.
Fatigue, emotional stress, and illness can affect decision-making and lead to misuse of medications. This newsletter article describes the patient safety impacts of drug diversion among health care workers and notes the importance of a culture of constructive reporting to uncover and address this unsafe behavior.
Weber DO. Hosp Health Networks Daily. February 25, 2014.
This article reports on the pervasive challenges to error disclosure and advocates for establishing a just culture to promote these conversations and enhance safety. The author discusses a study that highlighted the need for a patient-centered approach to facilitate peer-to-peer conversations about errors, along with responses solicited regarding a disclosure scenario.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. September 7, 2006;11:1-3.
This article discusses the difference between a blame-free and just culture and describes why the latter will effectively sustain and support patient safety efforts.