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The Partnership for Healthcare Excellence.
1135 Tremont Street, Suite 420, Boston, MA 02120.
Developing a Community-Based Patient Safety Advisory Council.
Leonhardt K, Bonin K, Pagel P. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2008. AHRQ Publication Nos. 080048.
Tackling tube misconnections.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. June 27, 2007:D3.
Connecticut Center for Patient Safety.
PO Box 231335, Hartford, CT 06123-1335.
Transitions of Care (TOC) Portal.
The Joint Commission.
The Hidden Surcharge Americans Pay for Hospital Errors.
Antimicrobial Stewardship Toolkit.
Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association Physician Leadership Forum; July 2014.
Smart Pump Integration: A Giant Step for IV Infusion Safety.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices. October 23, 2014; 1:30–3:00 PM (Eastern).
Medication Safety Program.
Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Symposium for Leaders in Healthcare Quality.
American Hospital Association.
Safety Is Personal: Partnering With Patients and Families for the Safest Care.
NPSF Lucian Leape Institute Roundtable on Consumer Engagement in Patient Safety. Boston, MA: National Patient Safety Foundation; March 2014.
Diagnostic Error Webinar Series.
National Patient Safety Foundation. March 3, 12, and 26, 2014.
Adverse Drug Events.
Hospital Engagement Network. Chicago, IL: Health Research & Educational Trust and American Hospital Association.
MARQUIS Medication Reconciliation Resource Center.
Multi-Center Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS). Philadelpha, PA: Society for Hospital Medicine.
QI Gateway: Quality Improvement for Residents.
New York, NY: The Committee of Interns and Residents and SEIU Healthcare.
A guide for HCAs on safe patient transfers.
Lees L. Nursing Times. 2013;109:20-22.
Alper E, O'Malley TA, Greenwald J. UpToDate. May 14, 2013.
Wrong-patient medication errors: an analysis of event reports in Pennsylvania and strategies for prevention.
Yang A, Grissinger M. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2013;10:41-49.
Patient Safety Essentials for Laboratory Professionals Certificate Program.
Washington, DC: American Association for Clinical Chemistry; May 1, 2013.
World Sepsis Day.
Global Sepsis Alliance.
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