Center Releases 2012 Annual Report

April 22, 2013    |   By: Calevir

The Center for Patient Safety’s seventh year was one of growth. Read our 2012 Annual Report.

One highlight in 2012 was establishing a “doing business as” (DBA) for the Center for Patient Safety to more accurately reflect the work that we continue to perform outside of Missouri. As we experienced growth in services along with our new name, we were also pleased to welcome new staff members and our new Medical Director, Dr. Michael Handler.

Our mission remains the prevention and reduction of harm to individuals who receive medical care. To achieve this target, we have focused our efforts on learning what kinds of medical mistakes occur, understanding why they occur, and facilitating implementation of solutions to prevent harm. To show you how we are reaching our goals, we are pleased to share the highlights of 2012 with you and encourage you to read more about our work throughout this report. We also invite you to follow our work through our website, Twitter, and LinkedIn.


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