Narrow Results Clear All
- Culture of Safety 1
- Education and Training 1
- Error Reporting and Analysis 2
- Legal and Policy Approaches 2
- Quality Improvement Strategies 1
- Technologic Approaches
Search results for "Wrong-Site Surgery"
- Bar Coding and Radiofrequency ID Tagging
- Wrong-Site Surgery
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. October 26, 2007;Metro section:1A.
This article investigates the causes of surgical errors reported in recent years by Massachusetts hospitals, and identifies team training and instrument bar-coding as solutions for improvement.
Perspectives on Safety > Perspective
with commentary by Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH, The Transformation of Patient Safety at the VA, September 2006
Five years after the landmark Crossing the Quality Chasm report by the Institute of Medicine (IOM), the quality and safety of health care in the United States remains far from ideal.(1) It is easy to feel pessimistic. Can health care organizations really...