TITLE

Strong red rules and safety cells cut errors

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Aug2011, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on stronger red rules and safety cells which were implemented at Cayuga Medical Center in Ithaca, New York in response to a task force’s recommendations which followed a wrong-site surgical error at the facility. INSET: CEO 'safety huddles' yield ideas for better care.
ACCESSION #
62669970

 

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