TITLE

Patient safety and metrics: Obtain good data

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Apr2011, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that while patient safety can be improved by the use of metrics, improvement also depends on having good data; it is suggested that health providers collect data pertaining to the National Quality Forum's Safe Practices for Better Healthcare -- 2010 Update.
ACCESSION #
59985332

 

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