Chartbook on Patient Safety

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Chartbook on Patient Safety

Description

This Patient Safety chartbook is part of a family of documents and tools that support the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (QDR). This chartbook includes a summary of trends across measures of patient safety from the QDR and figures illustrating select measures of patient safety. 

The chartbook includes the following sections: 

  • Patient safety
  • Summary
  • Patient safety measures
  • Patient safety in the hospital setting
  • Patient safety in the nursing home setting
  • Patient safety in the home health setting
  • Patient safety in the ambulatory setting
  • Patient safety infrastructure

Developer:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

History

Release Date: 2016
Date Verified: 05/10/16
Original Summary: May 2016
Last Updated: 05/10/16

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