Patient safety and quality improvement: terminology.
Pereira-Argenziano L, Levy FH. Pediatr Rev. 2015;36:403-413.
To Err Is Human provided an initial set of definitions for patient safety, human error, and quality improvement terms. This review summarizes common terminology and overarching theories used in patient safety work and examines their applicability in error reduction efforts in pediatric care.
Restoring trust in VA health care.
Kizer KW, Jha AK. N Engl J Med. 2014;371:295-297.
Isolation precautions for visitors.
Munoz-Price LS, Banach DB, Bearman G, et al. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015;36:747-758.
The TRANSFORM patient safety project: a microsystem approach to improving outcomes on inpatient units.
Braddock CH III, Szaflarski N, Forsey L, Abel L, Hernandez-Boussard T, Morton J. J Gen Intern Med. 2015;30:425-433.
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Exploring the role of communications in quality improvement: a case study of the 1000 Lives Campaign in NHS Wales.
Cooper A, Gray J, Willson A, Lines C, McCannon J, McHardy K. J Commun Healthc. 2015;8:76-84.