People in the shape of scales

Just Culture

Just culture holds both individuals and organizations accountable for patient safety by managing human behavior and designing safe systems of care. People work within systems created by an organization. Errors can occur when systems are ineffective or poorly designed. In such a case, the organization is responsible for finding out why it is not working […]

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People with Culture Concept

Safety Culture

Safety culture has been described as the common values, beliefs, and behavioral practices associated with patient safety.  It’s a shared mindset among a team, unit, or organization regarding what is considered important, how things operate, and the way things are done (Fondahn, 2016). The concept of safety culture was derived outside of healthcare, from

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