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ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. July 31, 2014;
This article introduces the concept of mindfulness within the context of principles of high reliability organizations.
Conroy-Smith E, Herring R, Caldwell G. Clin Teach. 2011;8:75-78.
This article describes how a rounds-based medication chart review initiative was implemented to educate physicians and medical students on medication safety behaviors.
Cohn M. Baltimore Sun. May 27, 2011:A1.
This newspaper article reports on plans to develop the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins. The institute is dedicated to improving patient safety and reducing medical errors.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. May 5, 2011;16:1-3.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. April 21, 2011;16:1-3.
This article analyzes a fatal error involving parenteral nutrition and makes recommendations to prevent such incidents.
Edillo PN. Pharm Purch Prod. April 2011;8:26.
This article describes the impact of medication shortages on health systems and discusses how to manage them.
Page D. Hosp Health Netw. 2011 Mar;85:48, 50.
This piece describes the medication reconciliation process and discusses limitations of current information technology applications.
Gee T, Moorman BA. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. March/April 2011;8:14-17.
Highlighting dangers presented by alarm fatigue, modification, and miscommunication, this article discusses strategies to reduce such incidents.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 24, 2011;16:1-2.
This piece discusses the effects of personal behaviors and peer interactions on an organization's safety culture.
Wetzel TG. Health Data Manage. 2011 Feb;19:86, 88, 90 passim.
This article discusses how several health care organizations used health information technology to improve organizational transparency.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. January 13, 2011;16:1-4.
This article reports results from a survey on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services "30-minute rule" and provides a set of revised guidelines.
Freudenheim M. New York Times. December 13, 2010:3B.
This article reports on a committee created by the Institute of Medicine to analyze the potential impact of electronic medical records (EMR) on costs and quality of care.
Crane M. Medscape Medical News. December 11, 2010.
This news piece discusses one study's findings that clinician disruptive behavior affects an institution's bottom line.
Robeznieks A. Modern Physician. September 13, 2010.
Pelczarski KM, Braun PA, Young E. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. Sept/Oct 2010;7:20-22,25-26.
This article describes a wrong-site surgery prevention program and how it was successfully implemented in 30 hospitals.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. September 9, 2010;15:1-6.
This piece highlights nurses' responses to a national survey that explored problems associated with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) medication administration timing requirement.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 26, 2010;15:1-3.
This article discusses a case of data entry error in an electronic prescribing system, explains the contributing factors, and provides recommendations to prevent such errors.
Measuring inappropriate medical diagnosis and treatment in survey data: the case of ADHD among school-age children.
Evans WN, Morrill MS, Parente ST. J Health Econ. 2010;29:657-673.
This study discusses diagnostic uncertainty in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, along with the consequences of misdiagnosis and inappropriate treatment.
Dunklin R, Goetinck Ambrose S, Egerton B. Dallas Morning News. August 1, 2010:A01.
This newspaper article reveals how one teaching hospital facilitated error through ineffective resident training, weak oversight, and poor safety culture.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. July 15, 2010;15:1-2.
This piece describes reports of tubing misconnections and discusses upcoming standards for connectors that will prevent such errors.