Safety lessons: shifting paradigms and new directions for patient safety research

Lamont, Tara; Waring, Justin
January 2015
Journal of Health Services Research & Policy;Jan2015 Supplement, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the emergence of a hollowed out state evidencing a shift from government to governance with the openness of governments to devolve and distribute power and subsequent growth of self-governing networks. Topics discussed include how patient safety is seen as a paradigm that unites various communities for a common goal and indications that safety solution cannot be imported from one setting to another without professional and organisational ways of seeing.


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