Leadership, Louder than Words: C-Suite Ambassadors of Patient Safety

Committed c-suite leadership to inspire a shared vision is the most critical element in a successful patient safety program. This non-delegable responsibility sets the example by supporting an open and transparent environment, fostering a patient safety culture among all caregivers.

Learn how senior leaders use these steps to provide and support a safer care venue for all patients:

  • Assessing the Culture
  • Integrating patient safety into your strategic plan
  • Supporting your patient safety plan
  • Improving your care processes
  • Sustaining the gains with redesign and high reliability

Thursday, February 16 from 12-1 pm (Central)

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EMS PSO 101 – What you should know

Please register for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) – PSO: What you should know Feb 2, 2016 12:00 PM CDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9159657915242552324

The Center for Patient Safety is hosting a webinar to share information and answer questions on how joining a Patient Safety Organization (PSO) can help EMS providers improve patient safety:

• What are the benefits of joining a PSO?
• How can a PSO can support your patient safety efforts?
• How can PSO protections apply to your organization?

This webinar is open to healthcare professionals in EMS with a desire to improve patient safety and reduce patient risk, including chiefs, managers, patient safety leaders, and legal staff, executive leaders, and outside counsel and consultants for EMS.

Survey on Patient Safety – Hospitals Webinar

Culture impacts everything we do.  And it’s no different in health care organizations.  The strongest cultures support employee engagement, promote open communication and the sharing of mistakes to foster improvement.

Learn about how the Center’s survey administrative survey can save you time and money and why measuring your culture is so important to improve patient safety.

January 19th, 2017  Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6869850183608418820

The Center for Patient Safety is hosting a webinar to share information and answer questions on how taking the Survey on Patient Safety can help you improve patient safety:

Benefits of CPS Safety Culture Survey Services:

  • Deepest feedback reports in the industry!
  • Comprehensive reports at the organization and department-level!

SAVE TIME & MONEY! Save 30+ hours of administrative time.  You’ll need about 2 hours for the entire process and we’ll take care of the rest!

  • ACCESSIBLE – online, anonymous survey with access via computer, smart-phone, tablet, etc
  • DATA ANALYSIS – data is analyzed for you
  • SUPPORT – we’ll talk with you about your results and guide you to your next steps

Hospital PSO 101 – What you should know

The Center for Patient Safety is hosting a webinar to share information and answer questions on how joining a PSO can help you meet the requirements of the new CMS regulation for requirements under the Affordable Care Act by January 2017:
1. Learn the benefits of joining a Patient Safety Organization (PSO)
2. Learn how joining a PSO can support your patient safety efforts
3. Learn how the PSO protections can apply to your organization
This webinar is open to healthcare professionals in hospitals with a desire to improve patient safety and reduce patient risk, including professionals working in quality, risk, patient safety, quality improvement, and legal staff, executive leaders, and outside counsel and consultants for hospitals or health systems.

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4956149095952724996

PSO – What you should know webinar

The Center for Patient Safety is hosting a webinar to share information and answer questions on how joining a PSO can help you improve patient safety at your organization:

  • What are the benefits of joining a PSO?
  • How can a PSO support your patient safety efforts?
  • How can PSO protections apply to your organization?

The webinars are open to healthcare professionals with a desire to improve patient safety and reduce patient risk, including professionals and leaders working in quality, risk, patient safety, quality improvement, and legal staff, executive leaders, and outside counsel and consultants.

Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2390725685072610052

MHA’s 94th Annual Convention & Trade Show

Convention & Trade Show


The Missouri Hospital Association’s Annual Convention & Trade Show features nationally-recognized speakers and provides six hours of direct contact with convention attendees allowing you to market your services to health care leaders throughout the state.

MHA’s 94th Annual Convention & Trade Show
Nov. 2-4, 2016 | Tan-Tar-A Resort | Osage Beach, Mo.

LTC Safety Culture Assessment

Culture impacts everything we do.  And it’s no different in health care organizations.  The strongest cultures support employee engagement, promote open communication and the sharing of mistakes to foster improvement.

Learn about how the Center’s survey administrative survey can save you time and money and why measuring your culture is so important to improve patient safety.

Tuesday, November 1st from 1-2pm (Central) – REGISTER

The Center for Patient Safety is hosting a webinar to share information and answer questions on how taking the Survey on Patient Safety can help you improve patient safety:

Benefits of CPS Safety Culture Survey Services:

  • Deepest feedback reports in the industry!
  • Comprehensive reports at the organization and department-level!

SAVE TIME & MONEY! Save 30+ hours of administrative time.  You’ll need about 2 hours for the entire process and we’ll take care of the rest!

  • ACCESSIBLE – online, anonymous survey with access via computer, smart-phone, tablet, etc
  • DATA ANALYSIS – data is analyzed for you
  • SUPPORT – we’ll talk with you about your results and guide you to your next steps

For additional information visit our website.

Long Term Care Safety Culture Assessment 101

Culture impacts everything we do.  And it’s no different in health care organizations.  The strongest cultures support employee engagement, promote open communication and the sharing of mistakes to foster improvement.

Learn about how the Center’s survey administrative survey can save you time and money and why measuring your culture is so important to improve patient safety.

Thursday, March 9th from 1-2pm (Central) – REGISTER

The Center for Patient Safety is hosting a webinar to share information and answer questions on how taking the Survey on Patient Safety can help you improve patient safety:

Benefits of CPS Safety Culture Survey Services:

  • Deepest feedback reports in the industry!
  • Comprehensive reports at the organization and department-level!

SAVE TIME & MONEY! Save 30+ hours of administrative time.  You’ll need about 2 hours for the entire process and we’ll take care of the rest!

  • ACCESSIBLE – online, anonymous survey with access via computer, smart-phone, tablet, etc
  • DATA ANALYSIS – data is analyzed for you
  • SUPPORT – we’ll talk with you about your results and guide you to your next steps

EMS Just Culture Training

The EMS Jucode-3-jc-classst Culture training courses are structured toward the providers of emergency medical services and focus on the challenges of the pre-hospital environment. Attendees learn the five skills of Just Culture, the unique differences between Human Error, At Risk Behavior and Reckless Behavior, and the duties owed by each of us to one another. Creating an open and learning culture applies to risk mitigation and error prevention. This course is a must have for those interested in creating a safer environment for our patients, our staff and the citizens in the communities we serve.

Ameristar Casino Resort Spa
One Ameristar Blvd.
St. Charles, MO 63301

For registration information visit – http://emed.wustl.edu/code3co

Safety Culture and Patient Engagement: Hand in Hand

 ICAHN - Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network

 

When
Thursday September 22, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM CDT
Add to CalendarWhere:This is an online event.
Please join us on Thursday, September 22 from 11:00 a.m. – noon CST for this live webinar featuring expert presenter Eunice Halverson., MA, Center for Patient Safety

By attending, you will:

  • Learn why we need to continually improve the culture of patient safety
  • Understand the science of safety and why we make mistakes
  • Learn how high reliability principles help us think and act differently to improve safety, resulting in better outcomes

1.0 Nurse contact hour

Fee: $135.00 per facility, with unlimited participation or $25.00 per individual. Gold and Silver subscribers: use as part of your package.

This webinar will be recorded.

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