The Center for Patient Safety has released the 2014 PSO Report, containing findings reported by healthcare providers. The data contained in the report is from the Center for Patient Safetyâ€™s PSO database. Licensed healthcare providers may participate in a PSO … Continue reading
CPS focuses solely on patient safety, including Just Culture and CUSP training, and therefore, the survey is a clear connection between the services provided by the Center.Â These programs positively impact the safety and the quality of healthcare organizations across … Continue reading
Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs) promote the reporting of adverse events, allowing healthcare organizations to reduce medical errors and patient harm; learn more about what errors occur, why they occur and how to prevent them; and network with others on sensitive … Continue reading
On March 13th, the Center recognized the following organizations and individuals for support since its inception in celebration of the Centerâ€™s 10th Anniversary:Â Founding Members â€“ Missouri Hospital Association, Missouri State Medical Association and Primaris; 10-year Board Members â€“ Steve … Continue reading
Thanks to all Conference attendees, Speakers, Sponsors, Vendors and Poster Presenters contributing to a successful 9th Annual Conference Friday, March 13th!Â A few notable thoughts from the Conference:Â â€œCompassion heals the places you canâ€™t touchâ€, Allison Massari; â€œThe challenge continues … Continue reading
Between January 2013 through December 2014 the FDA has received reports of MDRs encompassing approximately 135 patients in the United States relating to possible microbial transmission from reprocessed duodenoscopes. Likely many other incidents have occurred that were not reported to … Continue reading
Join the Center for Patient Safety on March 13th for our 9th Annual Patient Safety Conference.Â We just received confirmation of approval of 5.25 CE hours toward CPHQ recertification from the National Association for Healthcare Quality.Â Registration and more information.