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Error Reduction in Health Care [electronic resource] : A Systems Approach to Improving Patient Safety

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780470502402Publication details: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2011.Edition: 2nd edISBN:
  • 9781118001516
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Error Reduction in Health Care : A Systems Approach to Improving Patient SafetyDDC classification:
  • 362.1068
LOC classification:
  • RA971.38.E77 2011
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Contents:
Error Reductionin Health Care A Systems Approach to Improving Patient Safety Second Edition; FIGURES, TABLES, ANDEXHIBITS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; THE EDITOR; THE AUTHORS; PART 1: THE BASICS OF PATIENT SAFETY; CHAPTER 1: A FORMULA FOR ERRORS: GOOD PEOPLE + BAD SYSTEMS; CHAPTER 2: THE HUMAN SIDE OF MEDICAL MISTAKES; CHAPTER 3: HIGH RELIABILITY AND PATIENT SAFETY; PART 2: MEASURE AND EVALUATE PATIENT SAFETY; CHAPTER 4: MEASURING PATIENT SAFETY PERFORMANCE; CHAPTER 5: ANALYZING PATIENT SAFETY PERFORMANCE; CHAPTER 6: USING PERFORMANCE DATA TO PRIORITIZE SAFETY IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS
CHAPTER 14: A STRUCTURED TEAMWORK SYSTEM TO REDUCE CLINICAL ERRORSCHAPTER 15: MEDICATION SAFETY IMPROVEMENT; GLOSSARY; INDEX
PART 3: REACTIVE AND PROACTIVE SAFETY INVESTIGATIONSCHAPTER 7: ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION AND ANTICIPATORY FAILURE ANALYSIS; CHAPTER 8: MTO AND DEB ANALYSIS CAN FIND SYSTEM BREAKDOWNS; CHAPTER 9: USING DEDUCTIVE ANALYSIS TO EXAMINE ADVERSE EVENTS; PART 4: HOW TO MAKE HEALTH CARE PROCESSES SAFER; CHAPTER 10: PROACTIVELY ERROR - PROOFING HEALTH CARE PROCESSES; CHAPTER 11: REDUCING ERRORS THROUGH WORK SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS; CHAPTER 12: IMPROVE PATIENT SAFETY WITH LEAN TECHNIQUES; PART 5: FOCUSED PATIENT SAFETY INITIATIVES; CHAPTER 13: HOW INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CAN IMPROVE PATIENT SAFETY
Summary: Error Reduction in Health Care Completely revised and updated, this second edition of Error Reduction in Health Care offers a step-by-step guide for implementing the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine to reduce the frequency of errors in health care services and to mitigate the impact of errors when they do occur. With contributions from noted leaders in health safety, Error Reduction in Health Care provides information on analyzing accidents and shows how systematic methods can be used to understand hazards before accidents occur. In the chapters, authors explore how to prio
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Error Reductionin Health Care A Systems Approach to Improving Patient Safety Second Edition; FIGURES, TABLES, ANDEXHIBITS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; THE EDITOR; THE AUTHORS; PART 1: THE BASICS OF PATIENT SAFETY; CHAPTER 1: A FORMULA FOR ERRORS: GOOD PEOPLE + BAD SYSTEMS; CHAPTER 2: THE HUMAN SIDE OF MEDICAL MISTAKES; CHAPTER 3: HIGH RELIABILITY AND PATIENT SAFETY; PART 2: MEASURE AND EVALUATE PATIENT SAFETY; CHAPTER 4: MEASURING PATIENT SAFETY PERFORMANCE; CHAPTER 5: ANALYZING PATIENT SAFETY PERFORMANCE; CHAPTER 6: USING PERFORMANCE DATA TO PRIORITIZE SAFETY IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS

CHAPTER 14: A STRUCTURED TEAMWORK SYSTEM TO REDUCE CLINICAL ERRORSCHAPTER 15: MEDICATION SAFETY IMPROVEMENT; GLOSSARY; INDEX

PART 3: REACTIVE AND PROACTIVE SAFETY INVESTIGATIONSCHAPTER 7: ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION AND ANTICIPATORY FAILURE ANALYSIS; CHAPTER 8: MTO AND DEB ANALYSIS CAN FIND SYSTEM BREAKDOWNS; CHAPTER 9: USING DEDUCTIVE ANALYSIS TO EXAMINE ADVERSE EVENTS; PART 4: HOW TO MAKE HEALTH CARE PROCESSES SAFER; CHAPTER 10: PROACTIVELY ERROR - PROOFING HEALTH CARE PROCESSES; CHAPTER 11: REDUCING ERRORS THROUGH WORK SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS; CHAPTER 12: IMPROVE PATIENT SAFETY WITH LEAN TECHNIQUES; PART 5: FOCUSED PATIENT SAFETY INITIATIVES; CHAPTER 13: HOW INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CAN IMPROVE PATIENT SAFETY

Error Reduction in Health Care Completely revised and updated, this second edition of Error Reduction in Health Care offers a step-by-step guide for implementing the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine to reduce the frequency of errors in health care services and to mitigate the impact of errors when they do occur. With contributions from noted leaders in health safety, Error Reduction in Health Care provides information on analyzing accidents and shows how systematic methods can be used to understand hazards before accidents occur. In the chapters, authors explore how to prio