American Journal of Infection Control
October 2018 Volume 46, Issue 10, p1083-1200, e45-e50
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
:: 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.