Toolkits

General Toolkit Websites

Alarm Safety

Blood Clot Prevention

Business Case for Quality and Safety

Clinician and Staff Support

Communication and Teamwork

Consumer Involvement

Falls

Healthcare-Acquired Infections

Health Disparities, Literacy and Cultural Competency

Medication Safety

Pressure Ulcers

Process Redesign

Quality Improvement

Surgical

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The Second Victim Experience – Train-the-Trainer Workshop:

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

Physician Shares Near-Death Experience:

Dr. Rana Awdish is a critical care physician who directs the pulmonary hypertension program at Henry Ford Hospital.  She recently shared her view of her care from “the other side of the bed” during a

Antibiotic Stewardship Program:

Does your Antibiotic Stewardship Program need improvement?  The CDC provides numerous resources, including tools, to help hospitals and long term care facilities improve the appropriate use of antibiotics

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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.