Module 1: Patient Safety Resources

General Information

The following websites address multiple aspects of patient safety and medical errors and provide many safe practice recommendations.

To Err is Human: Building a Safer Health System
Institute of Medicine, 2000

Analysis of Patient Safety Practices
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Patient Safety Resources
The National Patient Safety Foundation, Institute for Healthcare Improvement 

Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors

PSNet – Patient Safety Network
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 

Report of the Quality Interagency Task Force to the President, February 2000 


Patient Safety and Medical Errors (4th Edition) main page

Last Updated On

August 09, 2017

Originally Published On

August 07, 2017

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