- Actions, behaviors, and characteristics of RNs involved in compensable injuryLisa M Painter
Department of Patient Safety and Corporate Risk Management, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
J Nurs Adm 40:534-9. 2010..Relationships were found among nurses' characteristics and the severity of patient injury. Malpractice claims analysis affords nursing leaders the opportunity to involve RNs in correcting deficiencies that contribute to practice errors...
- The nurse's role in the causation of compensable injuryLisa M Painter
Corporate Risk Management, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Nurs Care Qual 26:311-9. 2011..No single nurse behavior or characteristic was significantly related to the patient outcome severity score. Findings support the belief that system problems may be a contributing factor...