Measuring Patient Safety / Edition 1

Measuring Patient Safety / Edition 1

by Robin Purdy Newhouse, Stephanie S. Poe, Stephanie Poe
     
 

binding type PBSee more details below

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binding type PB

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763728410
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
08/31/2004
Edition description:
1E
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

1Patient safety as a measure of healthcare quality1
2Using performance improvement to support patient safety13
3Moving forward : planning a safety project27
4Rapid cycle safety improvement39
5The metrics of measuring patient safety51
6Dissemination of findings67
7Safer care for patients on mechanical ventilation79
8Medication reconciliation in the ICU89
9Chemotherapy safety95
10Preventing patient aggression : assessment and reporting as first steps107
11Resources for conducting a safety project121
AppThe Johns Hopkins hospital performance improvement workbook137

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