Engaging patients as safety partners : a guide for reducing errors and improving satisfaction /
Patrice L. Spath, editor.
Chicago : Health Forum, c2008.
p. ; cm.
9781556483530 (alk. paper)
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Chicago : Health Forum, c2008.
9781556483530 (alk. paper)
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Safety from the patient's point of view / Patrice L. Spath -- The patient's role in safety : a physician's perspective / Joel Mattison -- Creating opportunities for patient involvement / Paula S. Swain and Patrice L. Spath -- Engaging patients in safety : barriers and solutions / Michelle H. Pelling -- Integrating health literacy into patient safety partnerships / Cezanne Garcia and Cynthia Brach -- Enabling patient involvement without increasing liability risks / James W. Saxton and Maggie M. Finkelstein -- Patient involvement in system failure analysis : engaging the overlooked partner / Theresa M. Zimmerman and Geraldine Amori -- A call to action : the leader's role in patient safety / Thomas c. Royer -- Royal Oak Beaumont Hospital : putting the patient in patient safety / Kay Beauregard and Steven Winokur.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Table of Contents
List of Figures and Tablep. ix
About the Editorp. xiii
About the Contributorsp. xv
Forewordp. xix
Prefacep. xxiii
Acknowledgmentsp. xxix
Safety from the Patient's Point of Viewp. 1
The Patient's Role in Safety: A Physician's Perspectivep. 41
Creating Opportunities for Patient Involvementp. 57
Engaging Patients in Safety: Barriers and Solutionsp. 97
Integrating Health Literacy into Patient Safety Partnershipsp. 121
Enabling Patient Involvement without Increasing Liability Risksp. 163
Patient Involvement in System Failure Analysis: Engaging the Overlooked Partnerp. 201
A Call to Action: The Leader's Role in Patient Safetyp. 235
Royal Oak Beaumont Hospital: Putting the Patient in Patient Safetyp. 245
Resource Listp. 265
Indexp. 281
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