Healthcare recovery: How the science of human factors is challenging healthcare to move patient safety forward

Sallie J. Weaver, Deborah DiazGranados, Robert L. Wears, Emily S. Patterson, Michael A. Rosen, Rhona Flin, Paul Gorman

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Abstract

The current panel brings together a variety of expertise to bear on two critical questions: (1) How is the science of Human Factors challenging healthcare to move patient safety forward and (2) How will this role evolve given recent calls and mandates for healthcare reform? Specifically panelists will discuss issues related to healthcare informatics, team-centric approaches to care, and human-system integration factors related to medical error and care quality.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication54th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting 2010, HFES 2010
Place of PublicationThousand Oaks, CA
PublisherSAGE Publications
Pages1274-1276
Number of pages3
Volume2
ISBN (Print)9781617820885
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
Event54th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting 2010, HFES 2010 - San Francisco, CA, United States
Duration: 27 Sep 20101 Oct 2010

Other

Other54th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting 2010, HFES 2010
CountryUnited States
CitySan Francisco, CA
Period27/09/101/10/10

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