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Published monthly, The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety is a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to providing health professionals with the information they need to promote the quality and safety of health care. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety invites original manuscripts on the development, adaptation, and/or implementation of innovative thinking, strategies, and practices in improving quality and safety in health care. Case studies, program or project reports, reports of new methodologies or new applications of methodologies, research studies on the effectiveness of improvement interventions, and commentaries on issues and practices are all considered.

David W. Baker, MD, MPH, FACP, executive vice president for the Division of Healthcare Quality Evaluation at The Joint Commission, is the inaugural editor-in-chief of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety.

Also known as Joint Commission Journal on Quality Improvement and Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety

Publisher: Joint Commission Resources

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Volume 30, Number 4, April 2004

Adapting Root Cause Analysis to Chronic Medical Conditions
pp. 175-186(12)
Authors: Goel, Anupam; MacLean, Charles; Walrath, Dana; Rubin, Alan; Huston, Dryver; Jones, Marilee C.; Niquette, Tracey; Kennedy, Amanda G.; Beardall, Robert W.; Littenberg, Benjamin


Improved Clinical Outcomes for Fee-for-Service Physician Practices Participating in a Diabetes Care Collaborative
pp. 187-194(8)
Authors: Benedetti, Rob; Flock, Barb; Pedersen, Steve; Ahern


Improving Care for the Ventilated Patient
pp. 195-204(10)
Authors: Berenholtz, Sean M.; Milanovich, Shelley; Faircloth, Amanda; Prow, Donna I.; Earsing, Karen; Lipsett, Pamela; Dorman, Todd; Pronovost, Peter J.


Preventing Pressure Ulcers in Connecticut Hospitals by Using the Plan-Do-Study-Act Model of Quality Improvement
pp. 205-214(10)
Authors: Lyder, Courtney H.; Grady, Jackie; Mathur, Deepak; Petrillo, Marcia K.; Meehan, Thomas P.


Introduction to the Human Factors Engineering Series
pp. 215-219(5)
Author: Gosbee, John


Shorter Catheters—A Simple Solution to a Rare but Deadly Complication
pp. 224-229(6)
Authors: Stein, Susan J.; Sarff, Laura; Tyler, Robin


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