Health Policy and Issues

Understanding Patient Safety, 2nd Edition

2nd Edition
by: Robert Wachter
ISBN: 0071765786 / 9780071765787

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Key Features

The second edition has been revised to include coverage of the latest issues and trends, including:

  • Information technology

  • Measurements of safety, errors, and harm

  • Checklist-based interventions

  • Safety targets

  • Policy issues in patient safety

  • Balancing "no blame" and accountability