Foundations In Patient Safety For Health Professionals

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Galt, Kimberly A.

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 978-0-76-376338-1

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A practical, comprehensive guide to creating a culture of safety in health care settings that covers a wide range of healthcare disciplines

Developed by faculty members in bioethics, business, dentistry, law, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, pharmacy, physical therapy, and social work, this introductory textbook presents the history of safety and the core concepts of patient safety.

This important resource features a patient-centered approach within a practice-based context. Written in a straightforward style, it uses personal and professional stories to illustrate the application of safety principles. Modules and case-based exercises help students learn the importance of safety best practices and quality improvements. Practicing health care professionals will also find this book to be a valuable resource.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Galt, Kimberly A.
ISBN: 978-0-76-376338-1
Physician Assistant
Patient Education
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 250
Year: 2009

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