ISBN 9781118361368,Patient Safety and Healthcare Improvement at a Glance

Patient Safety and Healthcare Improvement at a Glance



John Wiley & Sons

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9781118361368

ISBN-10 1118361369


Number of Pages 144 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

Patient Safety and Healthcare Improvement at a Glance is a timely and thorough overview of healthcare quality written specifically for students and junior doctors and healthcare professionals. It bridges the gap between the practical and the theoretical to ensure the safety and wellbeing of patients. Featuring essential step-by-step guides to interpreting and managing risk, quality improvement within clinical specialties, and practice development, this highly visual textbook offers the best preparation for the increased emphasis on patient safety and quality-driven focus in today's healthcare environment.

Healthcare Improvement and Safety at a Glance:
Maps out and follows the World Health Organization Patient Safety curriculum
Draws upon the quality improvement work of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement

This practical guide, covering a vital topic of increasing importance in healthcare, provides the first genuine introduction to patient safety and quality improvement grounded in clinical practice.