To support the importance of patient safety throughout healthcare, the Center for Patient Safety supports an annual Patient Safety Awareness Week, encouraging providers and consumers to obtain information about patient safety issues. Below are highlights of Patient Safety Awareness Week activities.
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"Patient Safety: Achieving Success in Missouri" - 1st Annual Patient Safety Conference
Most health care providers adjust well to the multitude of demands encountered during an unexpected or traumatic clinical event. Providers often have strong emotional defenses that carry them through and l
CPS has long believed that Just Culture principles of accountability are a great way to address issues highlighted Safety Culture Survey results. It focuses on system response, strong investigation and a
Sometimes health care providers do not recognize the ever-growing opioid problem as one they should address. Think again! Read Health Affair’s blog with suggested resources that providers and the com
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.