PSO Day 2016 Announced!

November 20, 2015    |   By: Calevir

The Center for Patient Safety (CPS) is pleased to announce that PSO Day will return as a companion event to our annual patient safety conference.  CPS PSO Day will be April 6, 2016, at the Crowne Plaza in St. Louis, Missouri.  The private event, for CPS PSO participants only, will occur the day prior to the patient safety conference, to be held on April 7 at the same location.  We look forward to seeing participants gather and discuss their successes, network, and participate in Safe Tables.  More to come soon!


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