Assessing patient safety culture in hospitals across countries

  title={Assessing patient safety culture in hospitals across countries},
  author={Cordula Wagner and Marleen Smits and Joann S Sorra and C. C. Huang},
  booktitle={International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care},
OBJECTIVE It is believed that in order to reduce the number of adverse events, hospitals have to stimulate a more open culture and reflective attitude towards errors and patient safety. The objective is to examine similarities and differences in hospital patient safety culture in three countries: the Netherlands, the USA and Taiwan. DESIGN This is a cross… CONTINUE READING