A Systematic Review of Patient Safety Measures in Adult Primary Care.

@article{Hatoun2017ASR,
  title={A Systematic Review of Patient Safety Measures in Adult Primary Care.},
  author={Jonathan Hatoun and Jeffrey A. Chan and Enzo Yaksic and Mary Alexis Greenan and Ann M Borzecki and Michael Shwartz and Amy K Rosen},
  journal={American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality},
  year={2017},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={237-245}
}
Safety measure development has focused on inpatient care despite outpatient visits far outnumbering inpatient admissions. Some measures are clearly identified as outpatient safety measures when published, yet outcomes from quality improvement studies also may be useful measures. The authors conducted a systematic review of the literature to identify published articles detailing safety measures applicable to adult primary care. A total of 21 articles were identified, providing specifications for… CONTINUE READING
Related Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 27 times. VIEW TWEETS