safety and quality work.


safe cultures and best practices.


adverse events and patient harm.

Emergency Medical Services



Doctors Visiting Child Patient On Ward

Medical/Physician Offices


Home Health

Nurse Visiting Senior Female Patient At Home

Ambulatory Surgery Centers


Long Term Care

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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.

Safety Culture

The Center promotes and encourages a strong cultural foundation that supports communication, teamwork, and leadership.  This open and positive culture is a key step to improving patient safety in any environment:

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


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.

Long-term Care


Education & Resources

The Center for Patient Safety provides learning & education through tools, resources, webinars, training sessions, consultation, research and analysis:

Publications & White Papers
Sharing the Learnings
CPS Safety Snapshot
Alerts & Watches
Quarterly Newsletter
Patient Safety Speaker’s Bureau
A compilation: Studies & Research
A compilation: Toolkits

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