Affiliation: Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
- The JCAHO patient safety event taxonomy: a standardized terminology and classification schema for near misses and adverse eventsAndrew Chang
JCAHO, Division of Research, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA
Int J Qual Health Care 17:95-105. 2005..The current US national discussions on patient safety are not based on a common language. This hinders systematic application of data obtained from incident reports, and learning from near misses and adverse events...