CPS Faculty for CAH Patient Safety Boot Camp, Starts October 18th!

October 11, 2013    |   By: Calevir

The Center for Patient Safety is excited serve as faculty for a Patient Safety Boot camp hosted by the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network. Hot topics in patient safety include the national view, human factors, reliability, culture, teamwork, disclosure and more.   Any CAH or rural facility staff can benefit from attending the Boot Camp sessions beginning October 18th and running through April 4, 2014!   More information including registration is available  here.


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