Slide 4. Uneven Progress in Patient Safety Across Health Care Settings

Patient Safety in Ambulatory Health Care

On July 13, 2012, Jeffrey Brady, MD, MPH, made this presentation at the meeting of the National Advisory Council.

Slide 4. Uneven Progress in Patient Safety Across Health Care Settings.

  • Patient safety research projects have more commonly addressed the hospital setting.
  • 2000: AHRQ conference: An Agenda for Research in Ambulatory Patient Safety.
  • Recent analyses of patient safety research activity in ambulatory settings:
    • 2011: AMA—Research in Ambulatory Patient Safety 2000-2010: A 10-year Review.
    • (ongoing—2012): ASPE-funded environmental scan of patient safety and ambulatory care.


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Current as of November 2012
Internet Citation: Slide 4. Uneven Progress in Patient Safety Across Health Care Settings: Patient Safety in Ambulatory Health Care. November 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2012-07-nac/brady/brady0712sl4.html