PROTECTING

safety and quality work.

LEARNING

safe cultures and best practices.

PREVENTING

adverse events and patient harm.

Recent News / Blog

  • The Changing PSO Landscape: National & Legal Perspectives – PSO Participants Only

          Webinar Series, July 16 and July 30 (Thursday), 12 Noon Central, 1 PM Eastern: Please join the Center for Patient Safety, the

  • Pilot program launched for EMS behavior health data

    The Center for Patient Safety works closely with many EMS services around the United States to improve patient safety and reduce preventable harm. Over

  • Center’s Executive Director Comments on Recent Health Leaders Media on Event Reporting

    Read below Becky Miller’s comment to the recent Health Leaders Media Article, Never Event Frequency Troubling, Standards Lacking This is such an important topic

  • Services

    Safety Culture

    A strong cultural foundation that supports communication, teamwork, and leadership is a key step to improving patient safety in any environment:

    Survey on Patient Safety Culture
    Just Culture
    Comprehensive Unit-Based Safety Program (CUSP)
    Resources and services

    PSO

    The Centers’ PSO services offer a seamless way for licensed healthcare providers to work collaboratively to learn how to reduce serious events and patient harm within the federal confidentiality and privilege protections of the federal Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005.

    Who We Serve

    EMS

    The Center for Patient Safety offers a variety of services for Emergency Medical Services.

    Hospitals/ASCs

    The Center for Patient Safety offers a variety of services for hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers.

    Long-Term Care

    The Center for Patient Safety offers a variety of services for Long-term Care facilities.

    Physicians

    The Center for Patient Safety offers a variety of services for physicians and medical offices.

    What Our Clients Say About Us

    Thank you for providing such valuable resources.  They have helped us share the importance of safety with staff, physicians and visitors.
    We love the Center’s patient safety culture survey feedback reports. The department level reports give a level of granularity we were lacking with previous surveys.
    The Center’s reach and dedication of their staff to collaborative efforts, particularly their introduction of Just Culture to long-term care, distinguishes them in this work.

    Word from Executive Director, Becky

    We are excited about our 10th year as a part of the solution to address the multitude of issues surrounding patient safety. Safety culture is the KEY! Medical error prevention and reduced patient harm occurs in organizations with a strong safety culture, supporting and encouraging the reporting of adverse events, near misses and unsafe conditions; reporting that leads to learning what and why errors occur and to sharing of solutions.

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