Panels and Committees

Advisory Panel
The Center for Patient Safety’s Advisory Panel serves in an advisory capacity to the Center staff. Its members represent an array of stakeholders with an interest in improving the safety of care. Members serve as representatives of their respective stakeholder groups, and help to share and involve their respective stakeholders in the Center’s mission and activities.
EMS Patient Safety Council
The EMS Patient Safety Council serves an advisory role offering insight, support, and assistance with special projects.
LTC PSO Advisory Panel
The CPS LTC Patient Safety Organization (PSO) Advisory Committee represents the CPS LTC PSO participating organizations and other key stakeholders in CPS LTC PSO activities.
PSO Advisory Committee
The CPS Patient Safety Organization (PSO) Advisory Committee members represent the CPS PSO participating organizations, and other key stakeholders in the CPS PSO activities.


Are Paramedics Ignoring Hand Hygiene?:

“Many paramedics ignore hand hygiene rules, study finds” A new study looked at hand hygiene practices of paramedics from Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Australia.  The study was featured in Health Daily

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 pa

Just Culture, It’s the Secret Sauce When It Comes to Patient Safety:

  “We don’t make mistakes here.” That’s what the Chief of an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agency told us recently when discussing patient safety. On the surface, the comment might seem con

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