Enacting high reliability principles while caring for people with Ebola Virus Disease

American Journal of Infection Control
October 2018 Volume 46, Issue 10, p1083-1200, e45-e50
http://www.ajicjournal.org/current

Major Articles
Enacting high reliability principles while caring for people with Ebola Virus Disease
Bonnie Mowinski Jennings, Katherine A. Yeager, Nancye R. Feistritzer, Mary M. Gullatte, Kristy K. Martyn
p1167–1173  Published online: May 18, 2018
Highlights
:: Infection prevention and control (IPC) are safety issues for patients and staff.
:: A culture of safety was established by enacting high reliability (HR) principles.
:: HR principles helped protect staff caring for patients with Ebola Virus Disease.
:: HR principles might also enhance IPC under ordinary care conditions.