Safety Resources

  • “Partnering for Safe Care” (MOCPS video) – Real-life stories from people who know how important it is to be an active part of your health care, and tips on things you can do for yourself or your family members to help ensure safe care. Click here.
  • My Medicine List – A form developed by the MOCPS to help patients talk with their doctor and keep track of their medicines, including over-the-counter medicine, herbal medicines, vitamins, and allergies. Click here. For page 2 of “My Medicine List” Click here
  • What You Need to Know about Your Medicine (MOCPS Brochure) – Click here.
  • Be Medicine Safe! (MOCPS Poster)Click here
  • Guidance for Consumers – Addressing Patient Safety Concerns Click here

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NAEMT and CPS Collaborate in Report – Patient Safety in EMS:

The Center is excited to be part of the most recent NAEMT report, Patient Safety in EMS, which helps the EMS community understand the role of Patient Safety Organizations (PSO’s) in supporting an e

Safety Fatigue:

Last week Dr. Donald Berwick, past CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, stated, “To Me, Safety Fatigue Would Be Like Breathing Fatigue or Heart Beat Fatigue”.   Read his interesti

Let Verge Health and the Center for Patient Safety help you meet the January 1, 2017, CMS requirement with ease.:

  Let Verge Health and the Center for Patient Safety help you meet the January 1, 2017, CMS requirement with ease. Join one of these webinars: Hospital PSO 101, December 15th at 2:00pm EST EMS PSO 101, De

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The Center for Patient Safety believes that collaboration and sharing are the best ways to drive improvement. We strive to provide the right solutions and resources to improve healthcare safety and quality.