CPS 2012 Annual Conference

STONEY CREEK INN – COLUMBIA – MOCPS held another exciting Conference bringing national and state experts together to network and learn strategies to meet the ever increasing challenges of providing safe care!

6th Annual MOCPS Patient Safety Conference | Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Keynote Panel Session… THE JOPLIN EXPERIENCE:

Maintaining the Focus – Safety During Chaos

St. John’s Hospital

…and Special General Session… THE INVISIBLE GORILLA:

How our intuitions Deceive Us – Human Factors at Play


Author, Dan Simons, PhD

See what attendees from the 2011 annual conference had to say…

Save the Date Flyer

Missouri Excellence in Safe Care Award (MOESCA)

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