Detecting adverse event is challenging but there are several methods that we can use!
Should Indonesia learn from other countries to build a better incident reporting system?
Reporting and learning should be integrated but the reality in our public hospitals could be different.
A patient safety incident reporting system was introduced in Indonesian hospitals in 2006; however, under-reporting of patient safety incidents is evident. The government plays a vital role in the implementation of a national system. Therefore, this study focuses on how the Indonesian government has been undertaking its role in patient safety at provincial and city/district levels, including incident reporting.