Journal Article
Commentary

All CLEAR? Preparing for IT downtime.

Kashiwagi DT, Sexton MD, Graves ES, et al. American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality. 2017;32:547-551.

Due to the increasing integration of health care processes with information technology, unavailability of these systems can affect patient safety. This commentary describes the development and testing of a toolkit designed to help prepare organizations for downtime to reduce risks that may occur during a system outage.