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Safer hospital care : strategies for continuous innovation

Author: Dev Raheja
Publisher: New York : Productivity Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An examination of the effectiveness of present hospital care methods, this book illustrates how to find simple, comprehensive solutions that produce high return on investment. It emphasizes innovative techniques, proven safety methods, models for risk managers, heuristics for leading change, reliability methods that deliver right care over time, dangers in medical devices for critical care, and techniques for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dev Raheja
ISBN: 9781439821039 1439821038
OCLC Number: 910944218
Notes: "A Productivity Press book."
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 253 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. The etiologies of unsafe healthcare --
2. Sufficient understanding is a prerequisite to safe care --
3. Preventing 'indifferencity' to enhance patient safety --
4. Continuous innovation is better than continuous improvement --
5. Innovations should start with incidence reports --
6. Doing more with less is innovation --
7. Reinvent quality management --
8. Reinvent risk management --
9. Human errors may be unpreventable ; preventing harm is an innovation --
10. Managing safety : lessons from Aerospace --
11. The paradigm pioneers --
12. Protect patients from dangers in medical devices --
13. Heuristics for continuous innovation --
14. Aequanimitas : the best-known strategy for safe care.
Responsibility: Dev Raheja.

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"An examination of the effectiveness of present hospital care methods, this book illustrates how to find simple, comprehensive solutions that produce high return on investment. It emphasizes innovative techniques, proven safety methods, models for risk managers, heuristics for leading change, reliability methods that deliver right care over time, dangers in medical devices for critical care, and techniques for giving care with speed and efficiency without compromising safety. Experts from the aviation industry, world-class organizations such as Toyota and General Electric, and innovative hospitals such as Johns Hopkins offer their insight"--Provided by publisher.

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