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20 tips to help you be part of the healthcare team : patient safety is #1

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18078
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2009?. (Booklet, Handout) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Title
20 tips to help you be part of the healthcare team : patient safety is #1
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2009?
Physical Description
9 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency
Safety Management - standards
Patients
Risk Management
Professional-Patient Relations
Health Personnel
Medical Errors
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
VC BC Cancer Agency VC Library Pamphlet File Available

20 tips to help you be part of the healthcare team : patient safety is #1

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21170
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2013?. (Booklet, Handout) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
VC Library Archives
Title
20 tips to help you be part of the healthcare team : patient safety is #1
Alternate Title
Patient safety is # 1
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2013?
Physical Description
10 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency
Safety Management - standards
Patient Safety
Risk Management
Professional-Patient Relations
Health Personnel
Medical Errors
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
VC Library Archives
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
VC BC Cancer Agency VC Library Pamphlet File Available

BC Cancer Agency quality and patient safety plan

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21190
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2013. (Book, Looseleaf)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Library Archives
Title
BC Cancer Agency quality and patient safety plan
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2013
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency
Accreditation - standards
Safety Management - standards
Emergencies
Patient Safety
Risk Management
Health Personnel
Medical Errors
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Looseleaf
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Library Archives
Audience
Professional

http://canadianbiosafetystandards.collaboration.gc.ca/cbh-gcb/index-eng.php

Government of Canada, Public Health Agency of Canada. Ottawa, ON: Government of Canada , 2016. 2nd ed. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Available in HTML format
Title
Canadian biosafety handbook
Corporate Author
Government of Canada
Public Health Agency of Canada
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Government of Canada
Year Published
2016
Subjects
Containment of Biohazards - standards
Laboratories - standards
Microbiology - standards
Security Measures - standards
Hazardous Substances
Safety Management - standards
Risk Assessment
Environment, Controlled
Occupational Accidents - prevention & control
Laboratory Manuals
Canada
Notes
Canadian Biosafety Handbook (CBH), 2nd ed. (2016) is a companion document to the Canadian Biosafety Standard (CBS), 2nd ed. (2015)
This edition of the Canadian Biosafety Handbook (CBH) updates the guidelines originally published as Part II of the Canadian Biosafety Standards and Guidelines (CBSG), 1st ed. (2013).
Language
English
French
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://canadianbiosafetystandards.collaboration.gc.ca/cbh-gcb/index-eng.php
URL Notes
Available in HTML format
Audience
Professional

Canadian biosafety standard (CBS)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114236

http://canadianbiosafetystandards.collaboration.gc.ca/cbs-ncb/index-eng.php

http://canadianbiosafetystandards.collaboration.gc.ca/cbs-ncb/assets/pdf/cbsg-nldcb-eng.pdf

Government of Canada, Public Health Agency of Canada. Ottawa, ON: Government of Canada , 2015. 2nd ed. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Available in HTML, PDF formats
Title
Canadian biosafety standard (CBS)
Alternate Title
Canadian biosafety standard (CBS) for facilities handling or storing human and terrestrial animal pathogens and toxins
Corporate Author
Government of Canada
Public Health Agency of Canada
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Government of Canada
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
xxxii, 151 p.
Subjects
Containment of Biohazards - standards
Laboratories - standards
Microbiology - standards
Security Measures - standards
Hazardous Substances
Safety Management - standards
Risk Assessment
Environment, Controlled
Occupational Accidents - prevention & control
Canada
Notes
The Canadian Biosafety Standards and Guidelines (CBSG), 1st ed. (2013) has been replaced by the Canadian Biosafety Standard (CBS), 2nd ed. (2015) and the Canadian Biosafety Handbook (CBH), 2nd ed. (2016).
ISBN
9781100257716
9781100257723
Language
English
French
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://canadianbiosafetystandards.collaboration.gc.ca/cbs-ncb/index-eng.php
http://canadianbiosafetystandards.collaboration.gc.ca/cbs-ncb/assets/pdf/cbsg-nldcb-eng.pdf
URL Notes
Available in HTML, PDF formats
Audience
Professional
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Checklist manifesto : how to get things right

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18364
Gawande, Atul. New York, NY: Metropolitan Books | Henry Holt and Company , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
W21 G284c 2009
The problem of extreme complexity ; The checklist ; The end of the master builder ; The idea ; The first try ; The checklist factory ; The test ; The hero in the age of checklists ; The save
Title
Checklist manifesto : how to get things right
Author
Gawande, Atul
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Metropolitan Books
Henry Holt and Company
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
x, 209 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Clinical Competence
Emergency medicine
Intensive Care Units
Quality Assurance, Health Care - methods
Quality Control
Checklist
Guidelines as Topic
Safety Management - standards
Infection Control
Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
Popular Works
Abstract
The problem of extreme complexity
The checklist
The end of the master builder
The idea
The first try
The checklist factory
The test
The hero in the age of checklists
The save
ISBN
9780805091748
0805091742
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W21 G284c 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library On Loan, due October 23, 2019
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Communication for nurses : how to prevent harmful events and promote patient safety

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19923

http://www.r2library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=2007

Schuster, Pamela McHugh, Nykolyn, Linda. Phildelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company , 2010. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Title
Communication for nurses : how to prevent harmful events and promote patient safety
Author
Schuster, Pamela McHugh
Nykolyn, Linda
Place
Phildelphia, PA
Publisher
F.A. Davis Company
Year Published
2010
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Nurse-Patient Relations
Communication
Patient Care Management
Safety Management
Medical Errors - prevention & control
ISBN
9780803620803
0803620802
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.r2library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=2007
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Audience
Professional
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Design of effective radiological effluent monitoring and environmental surveillance programs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20835

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3382415

National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2011. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Title
Design of effective radiological effluent monitoring and environmental surveillance programs
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2011
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 169
Ebrary books
Subjects
Radiometry - methods
Radioactive Pollutants - adverse effects
Safety Management
Data Collection - methods
Program Development
ISBN
9780982384381
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3382415
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Audience
Professional
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Foundations in patient safety for health professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20927
Galt, Kimberly A., Paschal, Karen A.;. Sudbury, Mass.: Jones & Bartlett , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB100 G25 2011
Key concepts in patient safety -- Keeping the patient safe -- Safety improvements in professional practice -- Safety improvement is in systems -- Safety improvement is achieved within organization -- Culture of safety in health care settings -- Why things go wrong -- What to do when things go wrong…
Title
Foundations in patient safety for health professionals
Author
Galt, Kimberly A.
Paschal, Karen A.;
Place
Sudbury, Mass.
Publisher
Jones & Bartlett
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
245 p : ill.
Subjects
Medical errors - prevention and control
Safety Management - methods
Patient care - methods
Risk Assessment
Abstract
Key concepts in patient safety -- Keeping the patient safe -- Safety improvements in professional practice -- Safety improvement is in systems -- Safety improvement is achieved within organization -- Culture of safety in health care settings -- Why things go wrong -- What to do when things go wrong -- Safe patient care systems -- The use of evidence to improve safety.
ISBN
9780763763381
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB100 G25 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Handbook of modern hospital safety

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20339
Charney, William;. Boca Raton: CRC Press , 2010. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WX185 H23 2010
Title
Handbook of modern hospital safety
Author
Charney, William;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Boca Raton
Publisher
CRC Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings) : ill.
Subjects
Safety Management - methods
Hospitals
Occupational Health
Health Personnel
ISBN
9781420047851
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 H23 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Handoff communication : toolkit for implementing the national patient safety goal

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18575
Joint Commission Resources, Inc. Oak Brook, Ill.: Joint Commission Resources , 2008. (Book, CD-ROM) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WX185 J65 2008
Title
Handoff communication : toolkit for implementing the national patient safety goal
Corporate Author
Joint Commission Resources, Inc.
Place
Oak Brook, Ill.
Publisher
Joint Commission Resources
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
86 p. + 1 CD-ROM
Subjects
Safety Management
Quality Assurance, Health Care - methods
Health Facilities - standards
Medical errors - prevention and control
ISBN
9781599402086
Material Type
Book
CD-ROM
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 J65 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Infection control and safety : a guide for healthcare providers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog22018
Zelman, Mark, Milne-Zelman, Carrie L.;. Boston: Pearson , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WC195 Z45 2014
Introduction : principles and practice of safety -- Resources : laws and agencies -- Infectious diseases and healthcare-associated infections -- Controlling healthcare- associated infections -- Bloodborne pathogens -- Chemical safety : best practices -- Radiation safety : best practices.
Title
Infection control and safety : a guide for healthcare providers
Author
Zelman, Mark
Milne-Zelman, Carrie L.;
Place
Boston
Publisher
Pearson
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
149 p. : ill.
Subjects
Occupational health - education
Health Personnel
Infection Control
Universal Precautions
Safety Management
Problems and Exercises
Abstract
Introduction : principles and practice of safety -- Resources : laws and agencies -- Infectious diseases and healthcare-associated infections -- Controlling healthcare- associated infections -- Bloodborne pathogens -- Chemical safety : best practices -- Radiation safety : best practices.
ISBN
9780133045666
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WC195 Z45 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Lessons learned from accidental exposures in radiotherapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13350
International Atomic Energy Agency. Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ269 L641 2000
Title
Lessons learned from accidental exposures in radiotherapy
Corporate Author
International Atomic Energy Agency
Place
Vienna
Publisher
International Atomic Energy Agency
Year Published
2000
Series
Safety reports series 17
Subjects
Radiotherapy - adverse effects
Radiation Injuries - prevention & control
Safety Management
ISBN
9201002009
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ269 L641 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Manual : emergency response plan : BC Cancer Agency (BCCA) Centre for the Southern Interior (CSI)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15659
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior, BC Cancer Agency. Kelowna, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior , 2007?. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WX185 B862m 2007
Title
Manual : emergency response plan : BC Cancer Agency (BCCA) Centre for the Southern Interior (CSI)
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior
Year Published
2007?
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior - handbooks
Safety Management - standards
Emergencies
Disaster Planning
Security Measures
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 B862m 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available

Medical error and patient safety : : human factors in medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17450
Peters, George A., Peters, Barbara J.;. Boca Raton: CRC Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB100 P481 2008
Title
Medical error and patient safety : : human factors in medicine
Author
Peters, George A.
Peters, Barbara J.;
Place
Boca Raton
Publisher
CRC Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
233 p. : ports.
Subjects
Medical Errors
Safety Management
ISBN
9781420064780
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB100 P481 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Partnership council field book : strategies and tools for co-creating a healthy workplace

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17251
Wesorick, Bonnie;. Grand Rapids, MI: Practice Field Publishing , 1997. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WA475 P33 1997
Title
Partnership council field book : strategies and tools for co-creating a healthy workplace
Author
Wesorick, Bonnie;
Place
Grand Rapids, MI
Publisher
Practice Field Publishing
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
332 p.
Series
Wisdom from the field series
Subjects
Occupational Health
Safety Management
ISBN
0964826445
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA475 P33 1997
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Patient safety : a human factors approach

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20936
Dekker, Sidney;. Boca Raton: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB100 D45 2011
Title
Patient safety : a human factors approach
Author
Dekker, Sidney;
Place
Boca Raton
Publisher
CRC Press/Taylor & Francis
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
249 p. ill.
Subjects
Safety Management - methods
Medical errors - prevention and control
Patient care - methods
Risk Assessment
ISBN
9781439852255
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB100 D45 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Patient safety and quality : an evidence-based handbook for nurses

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16421

http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/nurseshdbk/nurseshdbk.pdf

United States. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality , 2008. (Book, Online) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WY100 P298h 2008
v.1: Patient safety and quality ; Evidence-based practice ; Patient-centered care ; v.2: Working conditions : work environment ; Critical opportunities for patient safety and quality ; v.3: Tools for improvement
Title
Patient safety and quality : an evidence-based handbook for nurses
Corporate Author
United States. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Editor
Hughes, Ronda G
Place
Rockville, MD
Publisher
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
3v.
Series
AHRQ publication no. 08-0043
Subjects
Patient Care - standards
Patient Care - nursing
Nursing
Safety Management - standards
Health Facilities - organization & administration
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Patient-Centered Care
Quality of Health Care
Occupational Health
Patient Care Management
Evidence-Based Medicine
Abstract
v.1: Patient safety and quality
Evidence-based practice
Patient-centered care
v.2: Working conditions : work environment
Critical opportunities for patient safety and quality
v.3: Tools for improvement
ISBN
978587633539 (v.1)
978587633546 (v.2)
978587633553 (v.3)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/nurseshdbk/nurseshdbk.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY100 P298h 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Patient safety handbook for healthcare providers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18075
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2009?. (Booklet, Handout) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2009
Title
Patient safety handbook for healthcare providers
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2009?
Physical Description
18 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency
Safety Management - standards
Emergencies
Patients
Risk Management
Health Personnel
Medical Errors
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available

Patient safety handbook for healthcare providers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21171
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2013?. (Booklet, Handout) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2013
Title
Patient safety handbook for healthcare providers
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2013?
Physical Description
21 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency
Safety Management - standards
Emergencies
Patient Safety
Risk Management
Health Personnel
Medical Errors
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available

Patient safety in Canada : an update

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18479

https://secure.cihi.ca/estore/productFamily.htm?pf=PFC1088&lang=en&media=0

Canadian Institute for Health Information. Ottawa, ON: Canadian Institute for Health Information , 2007. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
PDF available to download from this site
Title
Patient safety in Canada : an update
Corporate Author
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Year Published
2007
Subjects
Health Personnel - standards
Safety Management
Patient Care - standards
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Liability, Legal
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://secure.cihi.ca/estore/productFamily.htm?pf=PFC1088&lang=en&media=0
URL Notes
PDF available to download from this site
Audience
Professional

Patient safety : information for employees --your role in BC Cancer patient safety

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121708
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2019. (Booklet) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2019
Title
Patient safety : information for employees --your role in BC Cancer patient safety
Alternate Title
Patient safety handbook for healthcare providers
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
31 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency
Safety Management - standards
Emergencies
Patient Safety
Risk Management
Health Personnel
Medical Errors
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2019
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Patient safety, medical error and tort law : an international comparison : final report

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18475

https://apps.osgoode.yorku.ca/osgmedia.nsf/0/094676DE3FAD06A5852572330059253C/$FILE/FinalReport_Full.pdf

Gilmour, Joan M. Edmonton, AB: Canadian Patient Safety Institute , 2006. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Patient safety, medical error and tort law : an international comparison : final report
Author
Gilmour, Joan M
Corporate Author
Canadian Patient Safety Institute
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Canadian Patient Safety Institute
Year Published
2006
Subjects
Medical Errors - legislation & jurisprudence
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Safety Management
Patients
Liability, Legal
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://apps.osgoode.yorku.ca/osgmedia.nsf/0/094676DE3FAD06A5852572330059253C/$FILE/FinalReport_Full.pdf
Audience
Professional

Preparing, understanding and using...material safety data sheets (MSDS)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17559
Lab Safety Supply Inc. Janesville, WI: Lab Safety Supply Inc. , 1997. rev. ed. (Booklet, Handout) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Histopathology
Title
Preparing, understanding and using...material safety data sheets (MSDS)
Corporate Author
Lab Safety Supply Inc.
Edition
rev. ed.
Place
Janesville, WI
Publisher
Lab Safety Supply Inc.
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
25 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Hazardous Substances
Occupational Exposure - standards
Safety Management - standards
Laboratories
Accidents, Occupational
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Histopathology
Audience
Professional
c.1-10 BC Cancer Agency VC Histopathology Available

Prevention and management of operating room fires

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19778

http://www.apsf.org/resources_video.php

Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation, ECRI Institute. Indianapolis, IN: Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation | ECRI Institute , 2010. (Video, DVD)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Prevention and management of operating room fires
Corporate Author
Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation
ECRI Institute
Place
Indianapolis, IN
Publisher
Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation
ECRI Institute
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
18 minutes
Subjects
Fires - prevention & control
Operating Rooms - standards
Risk Management
Safety Management
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.apsf.org/resources_video.php
Audience
Professional

Radiation protection in educational institutions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16219
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
FVC Medical Physics
VIC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WN650 N39 2007 v.157
Title
Radiation protection in educational institutions
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
x, 155 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
NCRP report 157
Subjects
Radiation Protection - methods
Radiation Injuries - prevention & control
Safety Management
School Health Services - standards
Guideline
ISBN
9780929600949
0929600940
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
FVC Medical Physics
VIC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 2007 v.157
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2017. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Table of Contents: ; 1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomateri…
Title
Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 176
Subjects
Nanoparticles
Radiation Exposure - adverse effects
Radiation Protection - methods
Radiometry
Safety Management - methods
Nanotechnology - standards
United States
Guideline
Abstract
Table of Contents:
1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomaterials Including Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Naturally Occurring and Incidentally Produced Nanomaterials -- 3.3 Radiation-Induced Synthesis of Nanomaterials -- 3.4 Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.1 Naturally Occurring Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.2 Incidentally Produced Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.3 Radiolabeled Nanomaterials -- 4. Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 4.1 Nanoparticle Physicochemical Properties -- 4.1.1 Deposition Within the Respiratory Tract -- 4.1.2 Translocation Across Organ Membranes -- 4.1.3 Surface Area and Reactivity in Biological Systems -- 4.1.4 Particle Shape -- 4.1.5 Particle Agglomeration -- 4.1.6 Material Dispersibility -- 4.1.7 Material Surface Charge -- 4.2 Nanoparticle Exposure Experiences Involving Humans -- 4.2.1 Magic Nano Event -- 4.2.2 Event in China -- 4.2.3 Nickel Sensitization Case -- 4.2.4 Polymer and Metal Fume Experience -- 4.3 Guidance on Managing Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 5. Operational Health Physics in a Nanotechnology Environment -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.1.1 Attention to the Physicochemical Toxicity of Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.1.2 Changes that May be Needed for Internal Dosimetry -- 5.1.3 Changes that May be Needed for Dispersion of Airborne Particles -- 5.1.4 Summary of Radiation Program Elements Applicable to Working with Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.2 Hierarchy of Exposure Controls for Facility and Process Design -- 5.2.1 Elimination and Substitution -- 5.2.2 Engineered Controls
5.2.3 Administrative Controls -- 5.2.4 Personal Protective Equipment -- 5.3 Use of Radioactive Nanomaterials in Medical Settings -- 5.4 Management and Disposal of Radioactive Nanomaterial Waste -- 5.5 Control of Public Exposure -- 5.6 Emergency Response -- 5.7 Incident Investigation -- 5.8 Effective Risk Communication -- 6. Nanoparticle Issues for Internal Radiation Dosimetry -- 6.1 Framework for Considering Radioactive Nanoparticle Internal Dosimetry -- 6.2 General Approach to Biokinetic Modeling for Intakes of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3 Radiation Dosimetry of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.1 Deposition of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.2 Clearance of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.3 Respiratory Tract Dosimetry for Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.4 Radiation Dosimetry of Ingested Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.5 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles for Intact Skin -- 6.6 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles in Wounds -- 6.7 Biokinetics of Nanoparticles that Affect Internal Dosimetry -- 6.7.1 Regional Deposition of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.2 Biokinetic Characteristics of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.3 Biokinetics Example: Monomeric and Polymeric Plutonium -- 7. Dose Assessment and Medical Management for Individuals Exposed to Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 7.1 Approaches for Dose Assessment -- 7.2 Occupational Exposure and Dose Assessment Scenario: Plutonium Processing Facility -- 7.3 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Dose Assessment -- 7.4 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Medical Management Decisions -- 8. Conclusions and Recommendations -- 8.1 Hazard and Exposure Assessment -- 8.1.1 Conclusions -- 8.1.2 Recommendations -- 8.2 Operational Health Physics -- 8.2.1 Conclusions -- 8.2.2 Recommendations -- 8.3 Nanoparticle Issues for Radiation Dosimetry
8.3.1 Conclusions -- 8.3.2 Recommendations -- 8.4 Dose Assessment and Medical Management -- 8.4.1 Conclusions -- 8.4.2 Recommendations -- Appendix A. Radiolabeled Nanoparticles -- A.1 Use of Radionuclides to Characterize and Quantitate Nanoparticle Contents -- A.2 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Biokinetic and Toxicologic Investigations -- A.3 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Diagnostic Medicine -- A.4 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Medical Imaging -- A.5 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Medicine -- A.6 Use of Radiation-Induced Emissions and Hyperthermal Effects from Nanoparticles in Therapeutic Medicine -- Appendix B. Biokinetic Models -- B.1 Fate of Nanoparticles in the Lungs -- B.2 Particle Clearance and Translocation Pathways -- B.3 Exposure and Biokinetics of Ingested Nanoparticles -- B.4 Human and Animal Studies Using Radioactive Nanoparticles -- Appendix C. Key Concepts for Understanding Nanoparticle Aerosol Properties and Behaviors -- C.1 Introduction -- C.2 A Range of Mechanisms Influence Particle Motion and Collection -- C.3 Behavior of Airborne Nanoparticles is Dominated by Brownian Diffusion -- C.4 Particle Volume Equivalent Diameter, Thermodynamic Diameter, and Aerodynamic Equivalent Diameter are Related -- C.5 Particle Size Distributions are Frequently Lognormal -- C.6 Nanoparticles Dominate the Count Distribution -- C.7 Nanoparticles Exist to Some Extent in the Majority of Occupational Aerosols -- C.8 Smaller Particles have a Greater Fraction of Their Atoms at the Particle Surface -- C.9 Number Concentrations of Concern Depend on the Material of Concern -- C.10 Realistic Airborne Particle Number Concentrations can be Limited by Coagulation -- C.11 Smaller Particles are More Difficult to Dislodge from Surfaces than Larger Particles -- Abbreviations, Acronyms and Symbols -- Glossary -- References -- Scientific Committee and Staff
The NCRP -- Officers -- Members -- Distinguished Emeritus Members -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- NCRP Publications -- NCRP Reports -- NCRP Commentaries -- Proceedings of the Annual Meeting -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- Symposium Proceedings -- NCRP Statements -- Other Documents
Notes
Title page: March 2, 2017
ISBN
9780913392041
9780913392027
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/detail.action?docID=5173434
URL Notes
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Audience
Professional
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Report of the Task Force on Adverse Health Events : Newfoundland and Labrador

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18477

http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/report.html

http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/AEHealthReport.pdf

Thompson, Robert C. St. John's, NL: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador , 2008. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Report of the Task Force on Adverse Health Events : Newfoundland and Labrador
Author
Thompson, Robert C
Corporate Author
Task Force on Adverse Health Events (N.L.)
Place
St. John's, NL
Publisher
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Mandatory reporting
Safety Management - methods
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Newfoundland and Labrador
Liability, Legal
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/report.html
http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/AEHealthReport.pdf
Audience
Professional

Role of healthcare work environments in shaping safety culture

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18478

http://cprn.org/documents/49889_EN.pdf

Lowe, Graham S. Toronto, ON: Longwoods Pub. , 2008. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Role of healthcare work environments in shaping safety culture
Alternate Title
Safety culture
Author
Lowe, Graham S
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Longwoods Pub.
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Workplace
Health Personnel
Safety Management
Liability, Legal
Patient Care - standards
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://cprn.org/documents/49889_EN.pdf
Audience
Professional

Safe patient and resident handling : acute and long term care sectors handbook

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16402
Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare in British Columbia (OHSAH). Vancouver, BC: Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare (OHSAH) in British Columbia , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
HD7260 S128 2000
Title
Safe patient and resident handling : acute and long term care sectors handbook
Corporate Author
Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare in British Columbia (OHSAH)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare (OHSAH) in British Columbia
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
53 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Subjects
Long-Term Care
Patient Care
Transportation of Patients - methods
Accidents, Occupational - prevention & control
Safety Management - methods
Back Injuries - prevention & control
Practice Guideline
Lifting
Handbooks
British Columbia
ISBN
0968734219
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HD7260 S128 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Self-assessment of radiation-safety programs : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20828

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2010. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Title
Self-assessment of radiation-safety programs : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2010
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 162
Ebrary books
Subjects
Radiation Protection - standatrds
Radiation, Ionizing
Safety Management - standards
Professional Competence
Program Evaluation - standards
Practice Guideline
ISBN
9780982384305
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3382404
URL Notes
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Audience
Professional
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http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=822

Wachter, Robert M. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Medical , 2008. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Title
Understanding patient safety
Author
Wachter, Robert M
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Medical
Year Published
2008
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Safety Management - methods
ISBN
9780071482776
0071482776
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=822
URL Notes
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Audience
Professional
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Violent person : professional risk management strategies for safety and care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21929
Flannery, Raymond B.;. Riverdale, N.Y.: American Mental Health Foundation , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WX185 F56 2009
Title
Violent person : professional risk management strategies for safety and care
Author
Flannery, Raymond B.;
Place
Riverdale, N.Y.
Publisher
American Mental Health Foundation
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
206 p.
Subjects
Violence
Safety Management
ISBN
9781590561478
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 F56 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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