TITLE

Standardizing emergency medical equipment

AUTHOR(S)
Bartlett, Leigh Anne
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Purchasing News;Apr2010, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses ways to initiate quality improvements when an adverse event occurs in the hospital setting. She discusses a root cause analysis that used an interdisciplinary team to identify latent conditions and active errors and was effective in standardizing emergency medical equipment. She suggests that such medical collaboration enhances organizational quality.
ACCESSION #
48988812

 

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