The Missouri Center for Patient Safety now offers â€œSafe Tablesâ€ for its Patient Safety Organization (PSO) members.Â What is a â€œSafe Tableâ€?Â Itâ€™s a members-only shared learning meeting among health care providers to network and exchange patient safety experiences and best practices in an open, uninhibited and legally protected environment.Â The venue allows participants to
MOCPS’s Just Culture collaborative work was cited as a resource by the Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety. We are excited to learn a publication of the Centerâ€™s Just Culture work is being used as a resource for those seeking certification as a patient safety professional. The article, Influencing leadership perceptions of patient safety
Come join the passionate and motivated staff at the Missouri Center for Patient Safety where our vision is â€œa healthcare environment safe for all patients, in all processes, all the time.â€ The Center is a nationally recognized leader in patient safety work, serving as a federally listed Patient Safety Organization (PSO) with over 180 participants;
At any given time, about 1 in every 20 patients has an infection related to their hospital care. HAIs not only affect patient lives, but also add to our growing healthcare costs.Â Â CDC has identified eliminating HAIs as a winnable battle. With additional effort and support for evidence-based, cost-effective strategies that we can implement now,
Bad and good stories have a way of impacting individuals and effecting change, including improvement in patient safety. Â Read what Stephen Powell, President/CEO of Healthcare Team Training, has to share!
The FDA has initiated the recall of all lots of Povidone Iodine Swabsticks, Povidone Iodine Prep Solutions, Povidone Iodine Scrub Solutions, and Povidone Iodine Prep Gel.Â To determine if you are using any of these items and information on return arrangements, check the full press release.