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Structured interdisciplinary rounds in a medical teaching unit: improving patient safety.
O’Leary KJ, Buck R, Fligiel HM, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2011;171:678-684.
Tennessee Center for Patient Safety.
Improvement of medication event interventions through use of an electronic database.
Merandi J, Morvay S, Lewe D, et al. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013;70:1708-1714.
The Team Checkup Tool: evaluating QI team activities and giving feedback to senior leaders.
Lubomski LH, Marsteller JA, Hsu YJ, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34:619-623.
Collaboration between pharmacists, physicians and nurse practitioners: a qualitative investigation of working relationships in the inpatient medical setting.
Makowsky MJ, Schindel TJ, Rosenthal M, Campbell K, Tsuyuki RT, Madill HM. J Interprof Care. 2009;23:169-84.
Medication Safety Self Assessment for Automated Dispensing Cabinets.
Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices; 2009.
Health Care Leader Action Guide to Reduce Avoidable Readmissions.
Osei-Anto A, Joshi M, Audet AJ, Berman A, Jencks SF. New York, NY: The Commonwealth Fund, The John Hartford Foundation, Health Research and Educational Trust; January 25, 2010.
Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals: How One Doctor's Checklist Can Help Us Change Health Care from the Inside Out.
Pronovost P, Vohr E. New York, NY: Hudson Street Press; 2010. ISBN: 9781594630644.
How-to Guide: Multidisciplinary Rounds.
Cambridge, MA: Institute for Healthcare Improvement; February 2010.
How a simple checklist can dramatically reduce medical errors.
Pronovost PJ. On Call. IHI Open School for Health Professionals. November 3, 2008.
View the world through a different lens: shadowing another provider.
Thompson DA, Holzmueller CG, Lubomski L, Pronovost PJ. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34:614-618.
Debriefing medical teams: 12 evidence-based best practices and tips.
Salas E, Klein C, King H, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34:518-527.
BOOSTing Care Transitions Resource Room.
Project BOOST (Better Outcomes for Older adults through Safe Transitions), Society of Hospital Medicine.
Operating room briefings: working on the same page.
Makary MA, Holzmueller CG, Thompson D, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2006;32:351-355.
The power of collaboration with patient safety programs: building safe passage for patients, nurses, and clinical staff.
Kerfoot KM, Rapala K, Ebright P, Rogers SM. J Nurs Adm. 2006;36:582-588.
'You talking to me?' Docs and feedback.
Diamond F. Manag Care. July 2013;22:30-32.
Development of a checklist for documenting team and collaborative behaviors during multidisciplinary bedside rounds.
Henneman EA, Kleppel R, Hinchey KT. J Nurs Adm. 2013;43:280-285.
Improving teamwork on general medical units: when teams do not work face-to-face.
McComb SA, Henneman EA, Hinchey KT, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012;38:471-478.
Practically speaking: rethinking hand hygiene improvement programs in health care settings.
Son C, Chuck T, Childers T, et al. Am J Infect Control. 2011;39:716-724.
Professionalism: a necessary ingredient in a culture of safety.
DuPree E, Anderson R, McEvoy MD, Brodman M. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:447-455.
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