St Elsewhere's or St Everywhere's: Improving Patient Throughput in the Private Hospital Sector

Abstract

Communication errors have been found to be most common root cause of medical errors by the US-based Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality [1]. Although elective admissions to hospital involves a high volume of important healthcare communications where incorrect, missing or illegible information could result in a serious medical error, there is little… (More)
DOI: 10.3233/978-1-58603-774-1-920

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@article{Laffey2007StEO, title={St Elsewhere's or St Everywhere's: Improving Patient Throughput in the Private Hospital Sector}, author={Jennifer A. Laffey and Moran Wasson}, journal={Studies in health technology and informatics}, year={2007}, volume={129 Pt 2}, pages={920-4} }