Exploring Harmful Incidents in University Hospitals in Ghana: Implications for Patient Safety

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623471
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Exploring Harmful Incidents in University Hospitals in Ghana: Implications for Patient Safety
Author(s):
Abuosi, Aaron Asibi
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Chi-at-Large
Author Details:
Aaron Asibi Abuosi, PhD, MBA, BA, University of Ghana Business School, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana
Abstract:

This study will provide insight into the nature and scale of harmful incidents, which is least studied in developing countries, and thus will contribute to improvement of patient safety and quality of care which are a great concern to patients. It will also influence patient safety policy.

Keywords:
Ghana; Harmful Incident; Nursing Care
Repository Posting Date:
24-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
24-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST589
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleExploring Harmful Incidents in University Hospitals in Ghana: Implications for Patient Safetyen_US
dc.contributor.authorAbuosi, Aaron Asibien
dc.contributor.departmentChi-at-Largeen
dc.author.detailsAaron Asibi Abuosi, PhD, MBA, BA, University of Ghana Business School, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghanaen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623471-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>This study will provide insight into the nature and scale of harmful incidents, which is least studied in developing countries, and thus will contribute to improvement of patient safety and quality of care which are a great concern to patients. It will also influence patient safety policy.</span></p>en
dc.subjectGhanaen
dc.subjectHarmful Incidenten
dc.subjectNursing Careen
dc.date.available2017-10-24T18:43:02Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-24-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-24T18:43:02Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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