Module 6: Patient Safety Resources

Systems-Based Management

Johns Hopkins Patient Safety Study BMJ 2016

Johns Hopkins Patient Safety Study 2016

The Joint Commission and patient safety, 2013 http://www.jointcommission.org/topics/patient_safety.aspx

The Joint Commission Facts about Patient Safety http://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/18/Patient_Safety.pdf

The Institute for Safe Medical Practices – monitors recent medical errors http://ismp.org/

Institute for Healthcare Improvement http://www.ihi.org/Pages/default.aspx

The End of the Beginning: Patient Safety Five Years After ‘To Err is Human’
Health Affairs 2004

Treatment Errors in Healthcare: A Safety Climate Approach
Management Science, 2005

A Look into the Nature and Causes of Human Errors in the Intensive Care Unit
Quality and Safety in Health Care Online, BMJ, 2003

Key Capabilities of an Electronic Health Record System
Institute of Medicine of The National Academies-2003

The Leapfrog Group  http://www.leapfroggroup.org/56440/SurveyInfo/leapfrog_safety_practices

Benefits and Drawbacks of Electronic Health Records, Risk Management Healthcare Policy, 2011   http://www.dovepress.com/benefits-and-drawbacks-of-electronic-health-record-systems-peer-reviewed-article-RMHP

The Office of the National Coordinator, Healthit.gov http://www.healthit.gov/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=brand

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August 09, 2017