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Transforming Hospitals: Designing for Safety and Quality


Description

This DVD reviews the case for evidence-based hospital design and how it increases patient and staff satisfaction and safety, quality of care, and employee retention, and results in a positive return on investment.

This DVD discusses the following:

  • Evidence-based design
  • Patient safety
  • Patient satisfaction
  • Quality outcomes
  • Staff satisfaction and workforce retention
  • Cost effectiveness

To order a copy of Transforming Hospitals: Designing for Safety and Quality (AHRQ Publication No. 07-0076-DVD):

Developer

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Funding Sources

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


QualityTool Topic

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History

  • Release Date: 09/2007
  • Original Summary: 01/2008
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Last updated: May 21, 2014.