Achieving Safe Health Care: Delivery of Safe Patient Care at by Jan Compton

By Jan Compton

Winner of a 2016 Shingo examine book Award!


A contemporary article released within the Journal of sufferer Safety expected that greater than 400,000 lives are misplaced every year as a result of preventable sufferer occasions in American hospitals. Preventable sufferer defense occasions are the 3rd best reason behind dying within the usa. whereas such a lot wellbeing and fitness care businesses be aware of they should increase sufferer defense, so much lack an realizing of the stairs required to advance and enforce a good sufferer defense program.

Baylor Scott & White wellbeing and fitness has effectively created a robust tradition of sufferer protection. In 2013, Baylor overall healthiness Care method released the publication Achieving STEEEP overall healthiness Care, which describes its caliber development trip through the STEEEP framework of providing care that's Safe, Timely, Effective, Efficient, Equitable, and Patient-centered.

This booklet offers a close review of the Baylor Scott & White healthiness method of the supply of safe care, the top objective of the STEEEP caliber and sufferer defense framework. It offers real-life examples, functional ways, and instruments for bettering sufferer safety.

The ebook is dependent round a few of the key parts of sufferer defense comparable to the significance of strategic efforts in different types of tradition, tactics, and know-how. conserving a spotlight on human elements in sufferer security and healthiness care, the e-book explains the necessity for complex analytics in addition to long term studying and company resources.

This publication describes how one can improve applicable objectives, formulate thoughts to fulfill these pursuits, and enforce recommendations to enhance sufferer security in accordance with the adventure of Baylor Scott & White future health.

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