The Resource Open disclosure standard : a national standard for open communication in public and private hospitals, following an adverse event in health care

Open disclosure standard : a national standard for open communication in public and private hospitals, following an adverse event in health care

Label
Open disclosure standard : a national standard for open communication in public and private hospitals, following an adverse event in health care
Title
Open disclosure standard
Title remainder
a national standard for open communication in public and private hospitals, following an adverse event in health care
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Open Disclosure Standard is an initiative of the Australian Council for Safety and Quality in Health Care. The Standard aims to promote a clear and consistent approach by hospitals (and other organisations where appropriate) to open communication with patients and their nominated support person following an adverse event." -preface
Cataloging source
WHD
Dewey number
174.20994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Open disclosure standard : a national standard for open communication in public and private hospitals, following an adverse event in health care
Publication
Note
  • "July 2003"
  • "This document is an attachment to the Council's fourth annual report to Health Ministers, 'Patient safety : towards sustainable improvement, fourth report to the Australian Health Ministers' Conference, 31 July 2003"--T.p. verso
  • At foot of title: Standards Australia
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Contents
Section A. Key issues for consideration -- Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Scope -- Ch. 3. Key terms -- Ch. 4. Patient issues -- Ch. 5. Staff issues -- Ch. 6. Organisational issues -- Ch. 7. Legal considerations -- Section B. The open disclosure process -- Ch. 8. Privacy and confidentiality -- Ch. 9. Incident detection or recognition -- Ch. 10. Initiating the open disclosure process -- Ch. 11. Documentation -- Ch. 12. Grading the event to determine the level of investigation -- Ch. 13. The investigation -- Ch. 14. Preliminary follow-up -- Ch. 15. Recommendations and implementation -- Ch. 16. Completing the process -- Appendix A. Glossary -- Appendix B. Financial support -- Appendix C. Particular patient circumstances -- Appendix D. Example of matrix for initial assessment of level of response -- Appendix E. Example of incident grading matrix
Control code
000025031047
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
39 p.
Isbn
9780642823175
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24827320
System control number
  • (OCoLC)224001597
  • 24827320jg
System details
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader required to view/print PDF files
Terms governing use
Commonwealth of Australia 2003

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