Slide 16. Action Plan—Nonpunitive Response to Mistakes

A national technical assistance conference call conducted on March 31, 2010, provides users with an overview of the development of the survey. In addition, two professionals share their success and challenges in survey administration from both a regional perspective and an individual nursing home, and discuss how to maximize survey response and use survey results to develop action plans to target safety culture improvement initiatives. This is one of the sets of speaker slides from the call.

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  • Staff are blamed when a resident is harmed:
    • Educational inservices.
    • Discussed accidents vs. staff failure.
    • Examples of actual facility accidents were discussed.
    • Staff testimonials regarding accidents with no punitive response.

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Current as of October 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 16. Action Plan—Nonpunitive Response to Mistakes. October 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.