Six Book Recommendations for Leaders:

At last week’s National Patient Safety Foundation Congress Don Berwick, MD, senior fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, recommended six books for all leaders to read in the next year to mo

Identifying and Learning from Clinical Errors in Pre-hospital Care:

A recent article in JEMS magazine by Dr. Mark E.A. Escott raises the important issue of patient safety in EMS. In the article Dr. Escott highlights several key areas as he outlines the complexity of EMS wh

EMS Week Spotlight: Lee Varner:

The Center for Patient Safety is proud of our diverse team and is especially proud of our Patient Safety Director, Lee Varner, MSEMS, EMT-P, CPPS. Having spent much of his time in EMS throughout his car

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