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Feedback from incident reporting: information and action to improve patient safety.

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INTRODUCTION: Effective feedback from incident reporting systems in healthcare is essential if organisations are to learn from failures in the delivery of care. Despite the wide-scale development and implementation of incident reporting in healthcare, studies in the UK suggest that information concerning system vulnerabilities could be better applied to improve operational safety within organisations. In this article, the findings and implications of research to identify forms of effective f...

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10.1136/qshc.2007.024166

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Koutantji, M More by this author
Wallace, L More by this author
Spurgeon, P More by this author
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Journal:
Quality and safety in health care
Volume:
18
Issue:
1
Pages:
11-21
Publication date:
2009-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1475-3901
ISSN:
1475-3898
URN:
uuid:670750aa-112e-47b7-b6a1-ce36a72c5404
Source identifiers:
450444
Local pid:
pubs:450444

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