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McKee J, ed. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources; 2005. ISBN: 0866889116.
This book provides information on implementing the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization's (JCAHO) Sentinel Event Policy in all health care settings. The text includes a sample sentinel event root cause analysis form and a glossary.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL; Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations; 2006. ISBN: 0866889892.
This book provides a complete overview of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization's National Patient Safety Goals and how to apply them in various settings. In addition, it discusses the role that patient safety plays in the accreditation process.
US Government Accountability Office. Washington, DC: US Government Accountability Office; 2004. Publication GAO-05-83.
The Government Accountability Office studied patient safety programs at four Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health facilities and recommends that the VA emphasize leadership action and open communication to support safety improvement.
Corbett C, Clapper C, Johnson KM, Sheff RA. Marblehead, Mass: HCPro, Inc.; 2004.
A "how-to" book for organizations that have already implemented a root cause analysis (RCA) process in response to JCAHO's standards. The book provides opportunities to improve current processes and procedures.