Can patients report patient safety incidents in a hospital setting?

July 30, 2012

Source:  BMJ Quality & Safety

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Date of publication: May 2012

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  This article looks at the current situation of whether patients can report incidents while they are in the hospital, and whether this should be something to build on in the future.

Length of publication:  9 pages

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Safety implications of missed test results for hospitalised patients

August 29, 2011

Source:  BMJ Quality & Safety

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Date of publication: August 2011

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell: This item looks at the potential for improvement in the number of missed test results for patients with the use of Information Technology systems.

Length of publication:  2 pages

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