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.

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Joint Commission New Sentinel Event Alert 61: Managing the Risks of Direct Oral Anticoagulants:

The Center for Patient Safety wants to share this important harm-prevention advice from The Joint Commission and its Sentinel Event Alert: Managing the Risks of Direct Oral Anticoagulants. The Joint Commis

CPS Safety Watch/Alert – Culture Can Improve the Control of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms:

Issue: A number of events reported co CPS’ Patient Safety Organization (PSO) demonstrate poor handoff communication about the patients’ infectious disease status Examples include: Patient with

CPS Safety Alert/Watch – Culture can Improve the Control of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms:

ISSUE:A number of events reported to CPS’ Patient Safety Organization (PSO) demonstrate poor handoff communication about the patients’ infectious disease status.Examples include:~Patient with s

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