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January/March 2018 - Volume 33 - Issue 1
pp: 1-93,E1-E16

AHRQ Commentary

Innovations in Quality Improvement in Long-term Care

Duration: 3:11
Journal: Journal of Nursing Care Quality January/March 2018, Volume 33, Issue 1;
Patient safety checklists are ubiquitous in health care. Nurses bear significant responsibility for ensuring checklist adherence. To report nonadherence to a checklist and stop an unsafe procedure, a workplace climate of psychological safety is needed. The author analyzed organizational data to examine the relationship between psychological safety and reports of nonadherence to the central line bundle checklist. Results showed varied perceptions of psychological safety but no relationship with nonadherence. You will enjoy watching this innovative video and will learn a lot from it (and be sure to also read the article).