This Patient Safety chartbook is part of a family of documents and tools that support the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (QDR). The QDR includes annual reports to Congress mandated in the Healthcare Research and Quality Act of 1999 (P.L. 106-129). This chartbook includes a summary of trends across measures of patient safety from the QDR and figures illustrating select measures of patient safety. A PowerPoint version is also available that users can download for presentations.
Previous Publication: 19(20)-0070-2-EF
Internet Citation: Chartbook on Patient Safety. Content last reviewed February 2021. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.