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1.

Using Six Sigma® Methodology to Improve Handoff Communication in High-Risk Patients.

Mistry KP, Jaggers J, Lodge AJ, Alton M, Mericle JM, Frush KS, Meliones JN.

In: Henriksen K, Battles JB, Keyes MA, Grady ML, editors. Advances in Patient Safety: New Directions and Alternative Approaches (Vol. 3: Performance and Tools). Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2008 Aug.

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Improvement in Patient Transfer Process From the Operating Room to the PICU Using a Lean and Six Sigma-Based Quality Improvement Project.

Gleich SJ, Nemergut ME, Stans AA, Haile DT, Feigal SA, Heinrich AL, Bosley CL, Tripathi S.

Hosp Pediatr. 2016 Aug;6(8):483-9. doi: 10.1542/hpeds.2015-0232.

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Rates of medical errors and preventable adverse events among hospitalized children following implementation of a resident handoff bundle.

Starmer AJ, Sectish TC, Simon DW, Keohane C, McSweeney ME, Chung EY, Yoon CS, Lipsitz SR, Wassner AJ, Harper MB, Landrigan CP.

JAMA. 2013 Dec 4;310(21):2262-70. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.281961.

PMID:
24302089
4.

Using "best-fit" interventions to improve the nursing intershift handoff process at a medical center in Lebanon.

Younan LA, Fralic MF.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013 Oct;39(10):460-7.

PMID:
24195199
5.

Changes in medical errors after implementation of a handoff program.

Starmer AJ, Spector ND, Srivastava R, West DC, Rosenbluth G, Allen AD, Noble EL, Tse LL, Dalal AK, Keohane CA, Lipsitz SR, Rothschild JM, Wien MF, Yoon CS, Zigmont KR, Wilson KM, O'Toole JK, Solan LG, Aylor M, Bismilla Z, Coffey M, Mahant S, Blankenburg RL, Destino LA, Everhart JL, Patel SJ, Bale JF Jr, Spackman JB, Stevenson AT, Calaman S, Cole FS, Balmer DF, Hepps JH, Lopreiato JO, Yu CE, Sectish TC, Landrigan CP; I-PASS Study Group.

N Engl J Med. 2014 Nov 6;371(19):1803-12. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa1405556.

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Lean six sigma methodologies improve clinical laboratory efficiency and reduce turnaround times.

Inal TC, Goruroglu Ozturk O, Kibar F, Cetiner S, Matyar S, Daglioglu G, Yaman A.

J Clin Lab Anal. 2018 Jan;32(1). doi: 10.1002/jcla.22180. Epub 2017 Feb 15.

PMID:
28205271
7.

A standard handoff improves cardiac surgical patient transfer: operating room to intensive care unit.

Dixon JL, Stagg HW, Wehbe-Janek H, Jo C, Culp WC Jr, Shake JG.

J Healthc Qual. 2015 Jan-Feb;37(1):22-32. doi: 10.1097/01.JHQ.0000460123.91061.b3.

PMID:
26042374
8.

Making good better: implementing a standardized handoff in pediatric transport.

Weingart C, Herstich T, Baker P, Garrett ML, Bird M, Billock J, Schwartz HP, Bigham MT.

Air Med J. 2013 Jan-Feb;32(1):40-6. doi: 10.1016/j.amj.2012.06.005.

PMID:
23273309
9.

Standardized ICU to OR handoff increases communication without delaying surgery.

Caruso TJ, Marquez JLS, Gipp MS, Kelleher SP, Sharek PJ.

Int J Health Care Qual Assur. 2017 May 8;30(4):304-311. doi: 10.1108/IJHCQA-02-2016-0015.

PMID:
28470134
10.

A systematic review of nurses' inter-shift handoff reports in acute care hospitals.

Poletick EB, Holly C.

JBI Libr Syst Rev. 2010;8(4):121-172.

PMID:
27819937
11.

Using the Targeted Solutions Tool® to Improve Emergency Department Handoffs in a Community Hospital.

Benjamin MF, Hargrave S, Nether K.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016 Mar;42(3):107-18.

PMID:
26892699
12.

Improving ED specimen TAT using Lean Six Sigma.

Sanders JH, Karr T.

Int J Health Care Qual Assur. 2015;28(5):428-40. doi: 10.1108/IJHCQA-10-2013-0117.

PMID:
26020426
13.

10-Year Experience Integrating Strategic Performance Improvement Initiatives: Can the Balanced Scorecard, Six Sigma®, and Team Training All Thrive in a Single Hospital?.

Meliones JN, Alton M, Mericle J, Ballard R, Cesari J, Frush KS, Mistry K.

In: Henriksen K, Battles JB, Keyes MA, Grady ML, editors. Advances in Patient Safety: New Directions and Alternative Approaches (Vol. 3: Performance and Tools). Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2008 Aug.

14.

A QI initiative: implementing a patient handoff checklist for pediatric hospitalist attendings.

Lo HY, Mullan PC, Lye C, Gordon M, Patel B, Vachani J.

BMJ Qual Improv Rep. 2016 Dec 15;5(1). pii: u212920.w5661. doi: 10.1136/bmjquality.u212920.w5661. eCollection 2016.

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Face-to-face handoff: improving transfer to the pediatric intensive care unit after cardiac surgery.

Vergales J, Addison N, Vendittelli A, Nicholson E, Carver DJ, Stemland C, Hoke T, Gangemi J.

Am J Med Qual. 2015 Mar-Apr;30(2):119-25. doi: 10.1177/1062860613518419. Epub 2014 Jan 17.

PMID:
24443318
16.

Adaptation of a postoperative handoff communication process for children with heart disease: a quantitative study.

Chen JG, Wright MC, Smith PB, Jaggers J, Mistry KP.

Am J Med Qual. 2011 Sep-Oct;26(5):380-6. doi: 10.1177/1062860610394342. Epub 2011 Jun 23.

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Development, implementation and evaluation of a patient handoff tool to improve safety in orthopaedic surgery.

Gagnier JJ, Derosier JM, Maratt JD, Hake ME, Bagian JP.

Int J Qual Health Care. 2016 Jun;28(3):363-70. doi: 10.1093/intqhc/mzw031. Epub 2016 Apr 18.

PMID:
27090398
18.

PSYCH: A Mnemonic to Help Psychiatric Residents Decrease Patient Handoff Communication Errors.

Mariano MT, Brooks V, DiGiacomo M.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016 Jul;42(7):316-20.

PMID:
27301835
19.

Development and sustainability of an inpatient-to-outpatient discharge handoff tool: a quality improvement project.

Moy NY, Lee SJ, Chan T, Grovey B, Boscardin WJ, Gonzales R, Pierluissi E.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014 May;40(5):219-27.

PMID:
24919253
20.

Effect of handoff skills training for students during the medicine clerkship: a quasi-randomized study.

Reyes JA, Greenberg L, Amdur R, Gehring J, Lesky LG.

Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2016 Mar;21(1):163-73. doi: 10.1007/s10459-015-9621-1. Epub 2015 Jul 15.

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