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6th Annual MOCPS Patient Safety Conference ā€” Tuesday, April 17, 2012!

Stoney Creek Inn Columbia, Missouri ā€” Sponsor/Vendor Application

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Keynote Session: The Joplin Experience: Maintaining Focus During Chaos

General Session Feature: Human Factors at Play by Dan Simons, PhD, (Author of The Invisible Gorilla: How our Intuitions Deceive Us)

Also: Pat Posa, RN Converging of Diverging Priorities & Dorrie Fontaine, PhD, RN, FAAN The Silent Treatment’sĀ

Dan Simons, PhD

Missouri Excellence in Safe Care Award (MOESCA) Application   DUE DECEMBER 30, 2011 APPLY NOW! (Award selections will be announced by February 24, 2012)

Great Inspirations Application   DUE FEBRUARY 17, 2012 APPLY NOW!


PSO Case Law: Ungurian v. Beyzman, et al., 2020 PA Super 105:

A recent Pennsylvania case shows how courts narrowly interpret the PSQIA, ignoring the D & A pathway and the clear language of the Final Rule. (Ungurian v. Beyzman, et al., 2020 PA Super 105). The cour

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

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