2018 EMS World Expo Sessions

The Center for Patient Safety will be actively participating at EMS World Expo next week.  The conference is described as “the largest EMS-dedicated event in the World”.

EMS World Expo, h­osted in partnership with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), takes place over 5 days, 2-days of Pre-Con Workshops and 3-days of Conference Sessions and Exhibits.

CPS will be exhibiting at booth 1808 where you can meet Shelby Cox and take the Patient Safety Challenge.  In addition, you can see the new e-Book “Examine Your EMS Agency’s Safety Culture to Improve Patient Outcomes”.

According to the EMS World Expo website, “Everyone’s EMS story is different, but at EMS World Expo, EMS professionals from all around the world unite to get the training they need to increase the quality of patient care. With a focus on progressive curriculum and technology, EMS World Expo provides solutions that could save a person’s life on your very next shift.”

Besides exhibiting, CPS will be leading a preconference workshop and presenting at several sessions.  Lee Varner, Director of Patient Safety said, “We are thrilled to be part of EMS World and excited to share information about how culture impacts patient safety in EMS.  We will be promoting the EMS Safety Culture Assessment and how it can help leaders find safer care.  We will also be sharing some of the preliminary data which we have been gathering from the administration the Assessment.  We hope some of the early data will inspire all leaders to measure their safety culture and take actions to improve their culture.”

You will be able to find Shelby, Lee and other members of the CPS team at the following sessions.

Register by clicking on the links below. We look forward to seeing you there!

Patient Safety Bootcamp

Monday, October 29 • 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Provider Wellness and Mental Health Symposium

Tuesday, October 30 • 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Safety Officer Workshop

Thursday, November 2 • 3:50 pm – 4:10 pm

Can You Hear Me Now?

Friday, November 3 • 1:45-2:45 pm

EMS World Expo, hosted in partnership with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), takes place over 5 days, 2-days of Pre-Con Workshops and 3-days of Conference Sessions and Exhibits.

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