U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Culture of Safety
PATIENT SAFETY PRIMERS
Missed Nursing Care
2014 ANNUAL PERSPECTIVES
High-reliability organizations consistently minimize adverse events despite carrying out intrinsically hazardous work...
Read Full Glossary Entry
Device-related Complications (30)
Diagnostic Errors (18)
Identification Errors (15)
Discontinuities, Gaps, and Hand-Off Problems (53)
Fatigue and Sleep Deprivation (8)
Medication Safety (143)
Medical Complications (102)
Nonsurgical Procedural Complications (21)
Surgical Complications (92)
Transfusion Complications (2)
Psychological and Social Complications (61)
Australia and New Zealand (19)
Central and South America (2)
North America (856)
Clinical Guideline (1)
Journal Article (715)
Newspaper/Magazine Article (98)
Press Release/Announcement (4)
Special or Theme Issue (34)
Web Resource (28)
Epidemiology of Errors and Adverse Events (121)
Active Errors (86)
Latent Errors (127)
Near Miss (15)
Approach to Improving Safety
Culture of Safety
Learning Organization (52)
Red Rules (2)
Institutional Patient Safety Plan (25)
Just Culture (27)
Allied Health Services (3)
Health Care Providers (598)
Health Care Executives and Administrators (930)
Non-Health Care Professionals (510)
Setting of Care
Psychiatric Facilities (4)
Residential Facilities (28)
Ambulatory Care (57)
Outpatient Surgery (5)
Patient Transport (10)
1 - 20
Don't Show Excerpt
Sort by relevance
Sort by significance
Sort by title
Sort by date
Sort by author
Do Not Disturb!
Duffy FD, Cassel CK. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. October 2007.
That’s the way we do things around here!
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 24, 2011;16:1-2.
Effects of a multicentre teamwork and communication programme on patient outcomes: results from the Triad for Optimal Patient Safety (TOPS) project.
Auerbach AD, Sehgal NL, Blegen MA, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;22:118-126.
Graduate medical education's new focus on resident engagement in quality and safety: will it transform the culture of teaching hospitals?
Myers JS, Nash DB. Acad Med. 2014;89:1328-1330.
Trainees' perceptions of patient safety practices: recounting failures of supervision.
Ross PT, McMyler ET, Anderson SG, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:88-95.
Communication practices on 4 Harvard surgical services: a surgical safety collaborative.
ElBardissi AW, Regenbogen SE, Greenberg CC, et al. Ann Surg. 2009;250:861-865.
The inevitability of physician burnout: implications for interventions.
Montgomery A. Burnout Res. 2014;1:50-56.
Charting the Course: Launching Patient-Centric Healthcare.
Nance JJ, Bartholomew KM. Boseman, MT: Second River Healthcare Press; 2012. ISBN: 9781936406128.
Get me out alive.
Feldman R. The Washington Post. May 2, 2006:HE01.
Housestaff and medical student attitudes toward medical errors and adverse events.
Vohra PD, Johnson JK, Daugherty CK, Wen M, Barach P. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:493-501.
Patient safety attitudes of paediatric trainee physicians.
Parry G, Horowitz L, Goldmann D. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:462-466.
Improving safety culture on adult medical units through multidisciplinary teamwork and communication interventions: the TOPS Project.
Blegen MA, Sehgal NL, Alldredge BK, Gearhart S, Auerbach AD, Wachter RM. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:346-350.
A systems approach to morbidity and mortality conference.
Szostek JH, Wieland ML, Loertscher LL, et al. Am J Med. 2010;123:663-668.
A comprehensive collaborative patient safety residency curriculum to address the ACGME core competencies.
Singh R, Naughton B, Taylor JS, et al. Med Educ. 2005;39:1195-1204.
Reducing hospital errors: interventions that build safety culture.
Singer SJ, Vogus TJ. Annu Rev Public Health. 2013;34:373-396.
Teaching but not learning: how medical residency programs handle errors.
Hoff TJ, Pohl H, Bartfield J. J Org Behav. 2006;27:869-896.
A patient safety objective structured clinical examination.
Singh R, Singh A, Fish R, McLean D, Anderson DR, Singh G. J Patient Saf. 2009;5:55-60.
Eradicating medical student mistreatment: a longitudinal study of one institution's efforts.
Fried JM, Vermillion M, Parker NH, Uijtdehaage S. Acad Med. 2012;87:1191-1198.
Mistakes and disclosure.
Winter RO, Birnberg BA. Fam Med. 2008;40:245-247.
Weinstock M. Hosp Health Netw. March 2010;84:6p following 28,2.
Terms & Conditions
Produced for the
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
team of editors
University of California, San Francisco
with guidance from a prominent
Technical Expert/Advisory Panel
. The AHRQ PSNet site was designed and implemented by Silverchair.