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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Safety Scorecard

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Safety Scorecard System Hospital Unit
How often did we harm? (infections)      
How often do we do what we should? (JCAHO, ventilator bundle)      
How do we know we learned from mistakes? (sentinel events, near, misses, NQF never events)      
% Need improvement in
Safety climate
Teamwork climate (SAQ)

Pronovost JAMA 2006


This is our model to answer the tough question. Are we safer?

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