Putting safety in the blueprint. Patient safety is the guiding force for a new hospital.

  • Laurie J. Larson
  • Published 2003 in
    Trustee : the journal for hospital governing…

Abstract

St. Joseph's Community Hospital of West Bend (Wis.) is building a new hospital using innovative architectural and design features to foster patient safety. Coupled with a nonpunitive safety culture, St. Joseph's may represent the wave of the future.

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@article{Larson2003PuttingSI, title={Putting safety in the blueprint. Patient safety is the guiding force for a new hospital.}, author={Laurie J. Larson}, journal={Trustee : the journal for hospital governing boards}, year={2003}, volume={56 2}, pages={8-13, 1} }