Safety Resources and Other Useful References

Other Safety websites

 

 Topic Area Resources and Other Useful References
  1. AHRQ Common Formats information and forms are available at: https://www.psoppc.org/web/patientsafety/version-1.2_documents 
HIT/ Safety 2. AHRQ Common format form for reporting Device or Medical/Surgical Supply, including Health IT is available at: https://www.psoppc.org/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=6474eec7-7fac-4563-86e5-474675c83e95&groupId=10218 
Patient Safety 3. The Patient Safety Act (2005) Available at: http://www.pso.ahrq.gov/statute/pl109-41.htm.) 
PSO 4. Patient Safety Organization Privacy Protection Center (PSOPPC) resources information available at: https://www.psoppc.org/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=f69af7cf-8d2b-45ca-ac3b-0d3111478c23&groupId=10218 
HIT Safety 5. The Health IT Hazard Manager. AHRQ. Available at: http://healthit.ahrq.gov/sites/default/files/docs/citation/HealthITHazardManagerFinalReport.pdf 
Risk Mgmt 6. American Society for Healthcare Risk Management. http://www.ashrm.org/ashrm/online_store/ahla_toolkit/index.shtml 
Risk Mgmt 7. Carroll RI, Norris GA, Zuckerman M. Basics of Enterprise Risk Management in Healthcare. In Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Organizations.  

Vol 1: The Essentials. Carroll R, ed. American Society for Risk Management. 2011.

 

Risk Mgmt 8. Solomon RP, Quattrone MS. Information Technologies and Risk Management. In Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Organizations. Vol 3: Business Risk: Legal, Regulatory, and Technology Issues. Carroll R ed. American Society for Risk Management. 2011. 
HIT Safety 9. ECRI Center for Health IT Safety and Innovation. A free education resource site with quick access to a range of publications and tools that ECRI Institute has addressed on health information technology (IT) safety on medical device connectivity and electronic health records. Available at: https://www.ecri.org/Forms/Pages/Health_IT.aspxECRI Deep Dive report, ©2012 ECRI Institute is available free for download on the National Patient Safety Foundation website:

http://www.npsf.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/ECRI_Institute_PSO_Deep-Dive_HIT.pdf

 

FDA Maude 10. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). MAUDE – Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience. http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cdrh/cfdocs/cfMAUDE/search.cfm 
Patient Safety 11. IHI Global Trigger Tool for Measuring Adverse Events. White Paper. 2013. Available at: http://app.ihi.org/lms/onlinelearning.aspx?&CatalogGuid=96f628e7-11db-4fb4-ac0f-ea099c7f89a6 

 

FMEA 12. Failure Mode and Effects Analysis in Health Care: Proactive Risk Reduction, Third Edition. July 2010. Available from Joint Commission Resources at http://www.jcrinc.com/failure-mode-and-effects-analysis-in-health-care-proactive-risk-reduction-third-edition/

 

 

Patient Safety 13. The Essential Guide for Patient Safety Officers. 2nd Ed., 2013. The Joint Commission and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. Available from Joint Commission Resources at http://www.jcrinc.com/the-essential-guide-for-patient-safety-officers-second-edition/

 

 

Patient Safety 14. The Value of Close Calls in Improving Patient Safety. January 2011. Available from Joint Commission Resources at: http://www.jcrinc.com/the-value-of-close-calls-in-improving-patient-safety/

 

Patient Safety 15. The Essential Guide for Patient Safety Officers, Second Edition. December 2010. Available from Joint Commission Resources at: http://www.jcrinc.com/the-essential-guide-for-patient-safety-officers-second-edition/

 

 

RCA 16. Root Cause Analysis in Health Care: Tools and Techniques. 4th Ed. 2010. Edited by Richard J. Croteau, MD. Available from Joint Commission Resources at http://www.jcrinc.com/root-cause-analysis-in-health-care-tools-and-techniques-fourth-edition/

 

 

TJC Standards 17. The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, IL. Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Hospitals; E-dition available from Joint Commission Resources at: http://www.jcrinc.com/e-dition/

 

 

TJC Leadership Standards 18. Introduction to Hospital Culture and System Performance Expectations, Standards LD.03.01.01; Joint Commission Perspectives®, January 2012, Volume 32, Issue 1 Copyright 2012 Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

 

HIT 19. Health IT Buzz – A blog sponsored by The Office of the National Coordinator available at: http://www.healthit.gov/buzz-blog

 

 

HIT Safety 20. Health Information Technology. Patient Safety Action & Surveillance Plan. July 2, 2013. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. Available at: http://www.healthit.gov/sites/default/files/safety_plan_master.pdf

 

 

 

HIT Safety 21. Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health Information Technology. How to identify and address unsafe conditions associated with Health IT. November 15, 2013. Available at:

 

 

http://www.healthit.gov/sites/default/files/How_to_Identify_and_Address_Unsafe_Conditions_Associated_with_Health_IT.pdf

 

 

Patient Safety 22. Promoting Patient Safety Through Effective Health Information Technology Risk Management. ONC report prepared by RAND Health, a division of the RAND Corporation. PDF is available at

 

http://www.healthit.gov/sites/default/files/rr654_final_report_5-27-14.pdf

 

 

SAFER Guides 23. The Safety Assurance Factors for EHR Resilience (SAFER) Guides: A set of guides and interactive tools to help health care providers more safely use electronic health information technology products, such as electronic health records (EHRs). Published Jan. 15, 2014; available at http://www.HealthIT.gov/saferguide