Assessment of patient safety culture in Palestinian public hospitals.

@article{Hamdan2013AssessmentOP,
  title={Assessment of patient safety culture in Palestinian public hospitals.},
  author={Motasem Abduallah Hamdan and Abed Alra'oof Saleem},
  journal={International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care},
  year={2013},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={167-75}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the prevalent patient safety culture in Palestinian public hospitals. DESIGN A cross-sectional design, Arabic translated version of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture was used. SETTING All the 11 general public hospitals in the West Bank. PARTICIPANTS A total of 1460 clinical and non-clinical hospital staff. INTERVENTION(S) No. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Twelve patient safety culture composites and 2 outcome variables (patient safety grade and events reported… CONTINUE READING
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