Clinical alarm systems NPSG survey.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission; October 8, 2014.
The National Patient Safety Goal for clinical alarm management was launched in July of 2014 with a two-phase implementation plan. This survey seeks insights from hospitals to determine if additional adjustments are required prior to the second implementation stage. The deadline for submitting comments is October 29, 2014.
Novel approach to cardiac alarm management on telemetry units.
Whalen DA, Covelle PM, Piepenbrink JC, Villanova KL, Cuneo CL, Awtry EH. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2014;29:E13-E22.
Preparing your hospital for compliance with The Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goals.
Murdaugh L, Jordin R. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43:728-733.
Raising the index of suspicion: red flags that represent credible threats to patient safety.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. July 26, 2012;17:1-3.
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Nurse-to-physician communications: connecting for safety.
Shannon DW, Myers LA. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. Sep/Oct 2012;9:20-22,24-26.