Safety Quality and Informatics Leadership Program.
Boston, MA: Harvard Medical School.
The Institute of Medicine's learning health system concept serves as the foundation for this year-long curriculum covering how to apply change management, safety science, and informatics skills to the clinical setting for high-quality care. The program includes webinars, lectures, workshops, and case discussions. Dr. Hardeep Singh, Dr. Ashish Jha, and Dr. David Bates are faculty.
Using incident reporting to improve patient safety: a conceptual model.
Pronovost PJ, Holzmueller CG, Young J, et al. J Patient Saf. 2007;3:27-33.
Attitudes toward medical device use errors and the prevention of adverse events.
Johnson TR, Tang X, Graham MJ, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:689-694.
Outcomes of care by hospitalists, general internists, and family physicians.
Lindenauer PK, Rothberg MB, Pekow PS, Kenwood C, Benjamin EM, Auerbach AD. N Engl J Med. 2007;357:2589-2600.
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Improving heparin safety: a multidisciplinary invited conference.
Peterson C, Ham CW, Vanderveen T. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43:491-497.