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A patient reported approach to identify medical errors and improve patient safety in the emergency department. | AHRQ Patient Safety Network

A patient reported approach to identify medical errors and improve patient safety in the emergency department. | AHRQ Patient Safety Network
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  • Published November 2016

A patient reported approach to identify medical errors and improve patient safety in the emergency department.


    Patients' perceptions of care may provide valuable insights for improving safety. Researchers surveyed patients seen in an academic emergency department over a one-year period. They found that patients were able to accurately identify adverse events and near misses, only a small fraction of which were also submitted to an existing incident reporting system.







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