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Real time patient safety audits: improving safety every day
  1. R Ursprung1,
  2. J E Gray2,
  3. W H Edwards3,
  4. J D Horbar4,
  5. J Nickerson5,
  6. P Plsek6,
  7. P H Shiono7,
  8. G K Suresh8,
  9. D A Goldmann9
  1. 1Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  2. 2Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  3. 3Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  4. 4University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT; Vermont Oxford Network, Burlington, VT; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  5. 5Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  6. 6Paul E Plsek and Associates Inc, Atlanta, GA; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  7. 7Vermont Oxford Network, Burlington, VT; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  8. 8Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT, USA
  9. 9Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, Burlington, VT; Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Cambridge, MA, USA
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr R Ursprung
 Pediatrix Medical Group, Department of Clinical Quality Improvement, Cook Children’s Medical Center, Department of Neonatology, Fort Worth, TX 76104, USA; Robert_ursprungpediatrix.com

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  • Funded in part by grants from The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, P20 HS11583), The Vermont Oxford Network and National Institutes of Health (NHLBI) K30 Grant No HL04095.

  • The authors declare no competing interests.

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  • Funded in part by grants from The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (Center for Patient Safety in Neonatal Intensive Care, P20 HS11583), The Vermont Oxford Network and National Institutes of Health (NHLBI) K30 Grant No HL04095.

  • The authors declare no competing interests.

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