Innovation in practice: a multidisciplinary medication safety initiative.
Eid KA. Nursing. 2015;45:14-16.
Robust processes that enable review and analysis of medical errors are critical to support organizational learning. This commentary highlights one institution's experience convening a multidisciplinary committee focused on improving medication administration through analysis of medication-related incidents and implementing interventions based on the group's findings.
Associations between perceived crisis mode work climate and poor information exchange within hospitals.
Patterson ME, Bogart MS, Starr KR. J Hosp Med. 2015;10:152-159.
Advancing the science of measurement of diagnostic errors in healthcare: the Safer Dx framework.
Singh H, Sittig DF. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015;24:103-110.
Post-discharge adverse events among urban and rural patients of an urban community hospital: a prospective cohort study.
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Contemporary View of Medication-Related Harm. A New Paradigm.
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