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Journal Article > Review
Parand A, Garfield S, Vincent C, Franklin BD. PLoS One. 2016;11:e0167204.
Medication administration errors have been studied primarily in the hospital environment. Less is known about the types of errors that may occur in the home setting and the role caregivers play in this context. This narrative systematic review found caregiver medication administration error rates ranging from 1.9% to 33% of all medications administered, highlighting a potential threat to patient safety.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; September 2016. AHRQ Publication No. 16-0035-2-EF.
Advancing Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient- and Family-Centered Care: A Roadmap for Hospitals.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; 2010.
This report reveals how hospitals can improve communication, cultural competency, and patient-centeredness to enhance patient experience of care.
Audiovisual > Meeting/Conference Proceedings
Third International Conference on Patient and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Enhancing Quality and Safety.
Institute for Family-Centered Care. July 30 - August 1, 2007; Seattle, WA.
This international conference provided insight and shared strategies from a variety of perspectives on improving patient-centered care.
Perspectives on Safety > Perspective
with commentary by Rosemary Gibson, MSc, The Patient's Role in Safety, March 2007
Patients have three roles in improving patient safety: helping to ensure their own safety, working with health care organizations to improve safety at the organization and unit level, and advocating as citizens for public reporting and accountability of hospital and health system performance. The following case illustrates how patients can help ensure their own safety.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources; 2006. ISBN: 0866889965.
This book illustrates how health care providers have worked with patients to ensure safe care through improved communication, education, and health literacy assessment.