Patient Safety Awareness Week Toolkit

Free Patient Safety Awareness Week Toolkit

The PSAW2018 Toolkit is free to CPS Subscribers – log into download a poster, flyer, stickers, table tent, desktop wallpaper, and social media image. Also included is a Toolkit Guide for helping you celebrate throughout the week and the rest of the year. Engage other providers in your community and across the care continuum and encourage patients and family members to ask, “How do you provide safe care?”

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Looking for more ideas for Patient Safety Awareness Week? Visit our PSAW2018 8informational page or view our Tips!

If you have questions about the Toolkit or Patient Safety Awareness Week, please contact the Center for Patient Safety: | 573.636.1014



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