B C Grasso

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medication errors in psychiatry: are patients being harmed?
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Psychiatr Serv 54:599. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of chart and record reviews to detect medication errors in a state psychiatric hospital
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Institute for Self Directed Care, 95 India Street, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:677-81. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint What do we know about medication errors in inpatient psychiatry?
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Institute for Self Directed Care, Portland, Maine, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:391-400. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint What is the measure of a safe hospital? Medication errors missed by risk management, clinical staff, and surveyors
    Benjamin C Grasso
    The Institute for Self Directed Care, Falmouth, ME 04105, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 11:268-73. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Reducing errors in discharge medication lists by using personal digital assistants
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Augusta Mental Health Institute, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1325-6. 2002

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Medication errors in psychiatry: are patients being harmed?
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Psychiatr Serv 54:599. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of chart and record reviews to detect medication errors in a state psychiatric hospital
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Institute for Self Directed Care, 95 India Street, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:677-81. 2003
    ..This study compared the effectiveness of using a review team and the usual self-reporting method in detecting different types of medication errors in a state psychiatric hospital...
  3. ncbi request reprint What do we know about medication errors in inpatient psychiatry?
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Institute for Self Directed Care, Portland, Maine, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:391-400. 2003
    ..The literature on ADEs, both preventable and nonpreventable, was reviewed within the broader patient safety framework...
  4. ncbi request reprint What is the measure of a safe hospital? Medication errors missed by risk management, clinical staff, and surveyors
    Benjamin C Grasso
    The Institute for Self Directed Care, Falmouth, ME 04105, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 11:268-73. 2005
    ..e., lack of medication errors). Replication of our findings in other hospital settings is needed. We also recommend measures for improving patient safety by reducing error rates and increasing error detection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reducing errors in discharge medication lists by using personal digital assistants
    Benjamin C Grasso
    Augusta Mental Health Institute, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1325-6. 2002
    ..In the four-month period after the use of PDAs was implemented, seven of the 90 PDA-generated lists (8 percent) contained errors. Use of a PDA may be helpful in providing safer patient care...