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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 31, Number 8, August 2005

Patient Safety Leadership WalkRounds™ at Partners HealthCare: Learning from Implementation
pp. 423-437(15)
Authors: Frankel, Allan; Grillo, Sarah Pratt; Baker, Erin Graydon; Huber, Camilla Neppl; Abookire, Susan; Grenham, Marianne; Console, Pam; O'Quinn, Mary; Thibault, George; Gandhi, Tejal K.


How Complexity Science Can Inform a Reflective Process for Improvement in Primary Care Practices
pp. 438-446(9)
Authors: Stroebel, Christine K.; McDaniel, Reuben R.; Crabtree, Benjamin F.; Miller, William L.; Nutting, Paul A.; Stange, Kurt C.


Quality Improvement for Stroke Management at the Cleveland Clinic Health System
pp. 447-454(8)
Authors: Hixson, Eric D.; Nadzam, Deborah M.; Katzan, Irene L.; Furlan, Anthony J.


A Reminder Reduces Urinary Catheterization in Hospitalized Patients
pp. 455-462(8)
Authors: Saint, Sanjay; Kaufman, Samuel R.; Thompson, Maureen; Rogers, Mary A. M.; Chenoweth, Carol E.


Impact of a Series of Interventions in Vancomycin Prescribing on Use and Prevalence of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci
pp. 469-475(7)
Authors: Guglielmo, B. Joseph; Dudas, Vicky; Maewal, Ila; Young, Rebecca; Hilts, Alexandra; Villmann, Mark; Gibbs, Laurel; Gropper, Michael; Jacobs, Richard


A Morning Briefing: Setting the Stage for a Clinically and Operationally Good Day
pp. 476-479(4)
Authors: Thompson, David; Holzmueller, Christine; Hunt, David; Cafeo, Christina; Sexton, Bryan; Pronovost, Peter


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