This year more nominations were submitted than any previous year and 45 individuals and 22 teams honored virtually March 15 as 2021 Patient Safety Stars.
Elizabeth Mort, MD
Elizabeth Mort, MD
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Mass General Women's Health Associates
101 Merrimac St.
Boston, MA 02114
- MD, Harvard Medical School
- Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
American Board Certifications
- Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
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Dr. Mort's research has focused on clinical decision making and quality improvement strategies.
1. Donelan K, Rogers RS, Eisenhauer A, Mort E, Agnihotri AK. Consumer comprehension of surgeon performance data for cardiac surgery. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2011: May;91(4):1400-5;discussion 1405-6.2. Shahian DM, Nordberg P, Meyer GS, Mort E, Atamian S, Liu X, Karson AS, H Zheng. Predictors of nonadherence to national hospital quality measures for heart failure and pneumonia. American Journal of Medicine 2011: July: 124(7)636-46.3. Shahian D, Meyer G, Mort E, Atamian S, Liu S, Karson A, Ramunno L, Zheng H. Association of national hospital quality measures adherence to long term mortality and readmisisons. British Medical Journal of Quality and Safety, 2012;21:4 325-336.4. Mort E, Demehin A, Marple K, McCullough K, Meyer G. Setting Quality and Safety priorities in a target risk environment. Academic Medicine. 2013 Aug, 88(8) 1099-104.5. McCabe JM, Kennedy KF, Eisenhauer AC, Waldman HW, Mort E, Pomeraztsev E, Resnic FS, Yeh RW. Reporting trends and outcomes in ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction national hospital quality assessment programs. Circulation. 2014 Jan, 129(2):194-2026. Abookire SA, Gandhi T, Kachalia A Sands K, Mort E, Bommarito G, Gagne J, Sato L, Weingart S. Creating a Fellowship Curriculum in Patient Safety and Quality. American Journal of Medical Quality. 2014 Feb; 31(1):27-30.7. Gandhi T, Abookire S, Kachalia A, Sands K, Mort E, Bommarito G, Gagne J, Sato L, Weingart S. Design and Implementation of the Harvard Fellowship in Patient Safety and Quality, American Jounal of Medical Quality. 2014 Feb; 31 (1):22-6.8. Daly B, Mort EA. A decade after to Err is Human: what should health care leaders be doing? Physician Exec. 2014 May-Jun;40(3):50-2, 54. PubMed PMID: 24964550; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4439398.9. Bruckel J, Liu X, Karson A, Hohmann S, Mort E, Shahian D. The denominator problem: national hospital quality measures for acute myocardial infarction, BMJ Quality & Safety. 2016 Mar; 26(3):189-99.10. Lennes I, Park E, Mort E, Burke D, Ryan D. Chemotherapy Errors: A Call for a Standardized Approach to Measurement and Reporting." Journal of Oncology Practice. 2016 Apr, 12(4).11. Aaronson E, Borczuk P, Benzer T, Mort E, Temin E. 72 Hour Returns: A Trigger Tool for Diagnostic Error. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2016; 68(4):S130-1.12. Shahian D, McEachern K, Rossi L, Chisari R, Mort E. Large-scale implementation of the I-PASS handover system at an academic medical centre. BMJ Quality & Safety. 2017 Sept; 26(9):760?70.13. Mort E, Bruckel J, Donelan K, Paine L, Rosen M, Thompson D, Weaver S, Yagoda D, Proonvost P. Improving Health Care Quality and Patient Safety Through Peer-to-Peer Assessment: Demonstration Project in Two Academic Medical Centers. American Journal of Medical Quality. 2017 Sep/Oct;32(5):472-479.14. Blanchfield B, Archarya B. Mort E. The Hidden Costs of Regulation: The Administrative Cost of Reporting Serious Reportable Events. The Joint Commision Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 2018; 44(4):212-8.15. Shahian D, Liu X, Rossi L, Mort E, Normand S. Safety Culture and Mortality after Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Study of Medicare Beneficiaries at 171 Hospitals. Health Services Research. 2018 Apr; 53(2):608-631.16. Switaj T, Cummings, B, Logan M, Mort, E. Adopting RCA2: The interrater Reliability of Safety Assessment Codes. American College of Medical Quality. 2018; DOI: 10.1177/106286061879394517. Aaronson E, White B, Black L, Brown D, Benzer T, Castagna A, Raja A, Sonis J, Mort E. Training to improve Communication Quality: An efficient interdisciplinary experience for Emergency Department Clinicians. American Journal of Medical Quality. 2019 May/Jun;34(3):260-265. Doi:10.1177/1062860618799936. Epub 2018 Sep 21.18. Aaronson EL, Mort E, Sonis J, Chang Y, White B. Overall Emergency Department Rating: Identifying the Factors that Matter Most to Patient Experience. J Healthc Qual. 2018 Dec; 40(6): 366-375
- Press Release
- Dec | 12 | 2019
Trainees in surgical specialties are at highest risk of being involved in adverse events that result in malpractice claims.