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Huff C. Trustee Magazine. October 2011.
This article reports on patient safety improvement work in the Veterans Affairs hospital system and describes the implementation of a team training program.
Oops, sorry, wrong patient! A patient verification process is needed everywhere, not just at the bedside.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. March 10, 2011;16:1-4.
This piece identifies situations in which patient verification errors occur and provides strategies to address them.
Gardner E. Mod Healthc. May 18, 2009;39:28-31.
This article describes how one health system markedly improved its quality and safety by applying a safety technique used in the nuclear power industry.