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Author Morath, Julianne M.

Title To do no harm : ensuring patient safety in health care organizations / Julianne M. Morath, Joanne E. Turnbull ; foreword by Lucian L. Leape.

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.1 M796t 2005    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxviii, 354 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-344) and index.
Contents Declare patient safety urgent and a priority -- Error and harm in health care -- Understanding the basics of patient safety -- Assume executive responsibility -- Import new knowledge and skills -- Install a blameless reporting system -- Assign accountability -- Align external controls and reform education -- Accelerate change for improvement -- The end of the beginning.
Subject Medical errors -- Prevention.
Health facilities.
Medical Errors -- prevention & control.
Safety Management -- organization & administration.
Health Facility Administration.
Organizational Innovation.
Truth Disclosure.
Added Author Turnbull, Joanne E., 1949-
ISBN 078796770X (alk. paper)
9780787967703 (alk. paper)
9781118016107 (pbk.)
1118016106 (pbk.)

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