- Achieving a safety culture in obstetricsErin DuPree
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 76:529-38. 2009..This article discusses the various components of a safety culture as well as some of the advances that are being made in the field to improve the quality of care in obstetrics...
- Professionalism: a necessary ingredient in a culture of safetyErin DuPree
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York City, NY, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:447-55. 2011..In this initiative, a multidisciplinary Code of Professionalism was established, with the support of leadership and the employee and nursing unions, to help create a safety culture...
- Improving quality in healthcare: start with the patientErin DuPree
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 78:813-9. 2011..Finally, the article discusses challenges for the future and the importance of involving patients in the quest to deliver safe, quality care...