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The Partnership for Healthcare Excellence.
1135 Tremont Street, Suite 420, Boston, MA 02120.
Connecticut Center for Patient Safety.
PO Box 231335, Hartford, CT 06123-1335.
Transitions of Care (TOC) Portal.
The Joint Commission.
Tackling tube misconnections.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. June 27, 2007:D3.
The Hidden Surcharge Americans Pay for Hospital Errors.
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.
Health Care–Associated Infections (HAI) Portal.
The Joint Commission.
Questions Are the Answer.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
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.
Medications at Transitions and Clinical Handoffs (MATCH) Medication Reconciliation Toolkit.
Chicago, IL: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; 2007.
MRI Safety Week.
World Sepsis Day.
Global Sepsis Alliance.
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.
Alper E, O'Malley TA, Greenwald J. UpToDate. May 14, 2013.
Center for Drug Safety & Effectiveness.
Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
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.
Anesthesia Awareness Registry.
American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Professional Liability.
Building the Future for Patient Safety: Developing Consumer Champions—A Workshop and Resource Guide.
Chicago, IL: Consumers Advancing Patient Safety; 2007.
Preventing Diagnostic Error: Where Do I Start?
National Patient Safety Foundation. December 3, 2013; 1:00–2:00 PM (Eastern).
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