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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CPS Partners with Verge Health to Improve Patient Safety:

Verge Manages Technology while CPS Provides Consultancy Services On the heels of Patient Safety Awareness Week, Verge Health, a leader in healthcare risk management, has partnered with the Center for Patie

The Joint Commission released Sentinel Event Alert #57:

The Joint Commission released Sentinel Event Alert #57 this week:  The Essential Role of Leadership in Establishing a Patient Safety Culture. The Center for Patient Safety supports the 11 patient safety t

Diagnostic Errors are a Problem!:

Diagnostic errors are problematic!  About a decade ago hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) were in the same position, seeming like an impossible health care issue.  But hospitals across the nation have m

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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.