Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Scientifica
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 6748301, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6748301
Research Article

Incident Reporting Behaviours and Associated Factors among Nurses Working in Gondar University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

School of Nursing, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia

Received 29 August 2016; Revised 12 November 2016; Accepted 28 November 2016

Academic Editor: Daniel Y. T. Fong

Copyright © 2016 Eshetu Haileselassie Engeda. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. H. Sherman, G. Castro, M. Fletcher et al., “Towards an international classification for patient safety: the conceptual framework,” International Journal for Quality in Health Care, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 2–8, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. R. P. Mahajan, “Critical incident reporting and learning,” British Journal of Anaesthesia, vol. 105, no. 1, pp. 69–75, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. F. El-Jardali, H. Dimassi, D. Jamal, M. Jaafar, and N. Hemadeh, “Predictors and outcomes of patient safety culture in hospitals,” BMC Health Services Research, vol. 11, article 45, 12 pages, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. M. Nygren, K. Roback, A. Öhrn, H. Rutberg, M. Rahmqvist, and P. Nilsen, “Factors influencing patient safety in Sweden: perceptions of patient safety officers in the county councils,” BMC Health Services Research, vol. 13, article 52, 10 pages, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. W. B. Runciman, J. A. H. Williamson, A. Deakin, K. A. Benveniste, K. Bannon, and P. D. Hibbert, “An integrated framework for safety, quality and risk management: an information and incident management system based on a universal patient safety classification,” Quality and Safety in Health Care, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. i82–i90, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. F. Hashemi, A. N. Nasrabadi, and F. Asghari, “Factors associated with reporting nursing errors in Iran: a qualitative study,” BMC Nursing, vol. 11, article 20, 8 pages, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. M. R. Malik, A. Y. Alam, A. S. Mir, G. M. Malik, and S. M. Abbas, “Attitudes and perceived barriers of tertiary level health professional towards incident reporting in Pakistan,” North American Journal of Medical Sciences, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 100–105, 2010. View at Google Scholar
  8. M. Hirose, S. E. Regenbogen, S. Lipsitz et al., “Lag time in an incident reporting system at a university hospital in Japan,” Quality and Safety in Health Care, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 101–104, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. S. M. Evans, B. J. Smith, A. Esterman et al., “Evaluation of an intervention aimed at improving voluntary incident reporting in hospitals,” Quality and Safety in Health Care, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 169–175, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. M. J. Kingston, S. M. Evans, B. J. Smith, and J. G. Berry, “Attitudes of doctors and nurses towards incident reporting: a qualitative analysis,” Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 181, no. 1, pp. 36–39, 2004. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. T. K. Nuckols, D. S. Bell, H. Liu, S. M. Paddock, and L. H. Hilborne, “Rates and types of events reported to established incident reporting systems in two US hospitals,” Quality and Safety in Health Care, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 164–168, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. J.-I. Hwang, S.-I. Lee, and H.-A. Park, “Barriers to the operation of patient safety incident reporting systems in Korean general hospitals,” Healthcare Informatics Research, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 279–286, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. D. L. M. Zwart, E. L. J. Van Rensen, C. J. Kalkman, and T. J. M. Verheij, “Central or local incident reporting? A comparative study in Dutch GP out-of-hours services,” British Journal of General Practice, vol. 61, no. 584, pp. 183–187, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Ministry of Health, Hospital Reform Implementation Guideline, vol. 2, 2010.
  15. S. R. Jafree, R. Zakar, M. Z. Zakar, and F. Fischer, “Nurse perceptions of organizational culture and its association with the culture of error reporting: a case of public sector hospitals in Pakistan,” BMC Health Services Research, vol. 16, article 3, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  16. J. C. Pham, T. Girard, and P. J. Pronovost, “What to do with healthcare incident reporting systems,” Journal of Public Health Research, vol. 2, no. 3, p. 27, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  17. N. Nakamura, Y. Yamashita, S. Tanihara, and C. Maeda, “Effectiveness and sustainability of education about incident reporting at a university hospital in Japan,” Healthcare Informatics Research, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 209–215, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. S. M. Evans, J. G. Berry, B. J. Smith et al., “Attitudes and barriers to incident reporting: a collaborative hospital study,” Quality and Safety in Health Care, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 39–43, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. Z. B. Jahromi, N. Parandavar, and S. Rahmanian, “Investigating factors associated with not reporting medical errors from the medical team's point of view in Jahrom, Iran,” Global Journal of Health Science, vol. 6, no. 6, pp. 96–104, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus