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Lake Forest, IL.
The Partnership for Healthcare Excellence.
1135 Tremont Street, Suite 420, Boston, MA 02120.
Tackling tube misconnections.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. June 27, 2007:D3.
Connecticut Center for Patient Safety.
PO Box 231335, Hartford, CT 06123-1335.
Antimicrobial Stewardship Toolkit.
Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association Physician Leadership Forum; July 2014.
Transitions of Care (TOC) Portal.
The Joint Commission.
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.
The Hidden Surcharge Americans Pay for Hospital Errors.
Questions Are the Answer.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Adverse Drug Events.
Hospital Engagement Network. Chicago, IL: Health Research & Educational Trust and American Hospital Association.
World Sepsis Day.
Global Sepsis Alliance.
MRI Safety Week.
On the CUSP: Stop HAI.
Health Research & Educational Trust, MHA Keystone Center.
Improving the safety of medication administration using an interactive CD-ROM program.
Schneider PJ, Pedersen CA, Montanya KR, et al. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2006;63:59-64.
Health Care–Associated Infections (HAI) Portal.
The Joint Commission.
Publicly available hospital comparison web sites: determination of useful, valid, and appropriate information for comparing surgical quality.
Leonardi MJ, McGory ML, Ko CY. Arch Surg. 2007;142:863-869.
Alper E, O'Malley TA, Greenwald J. UpToDate. May 14, 2013.
The human dimension: when being human gets in the way of medication safety.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices. April 30, 2015; 1:30–3:00 PM (Eastern).
Strategies for Ensuring the Safe Use of Insulin Pens in the Hospital.
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Surfing the Healthcare Tsunami: Bring Your Best Board.
Austin, TX: Texas Medical Institute for Technology; 2012.
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