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National Patient Safety Foundation and Society of Physician Quality Officers Collaborate on Leadership Program
at 16th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress

Boston, MA, April 22, 2014—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) is pleased to announce a special educational program planned in collaboration with the Society of Physician Quality Officers (SPQO). Keeping Quality and Safety Front and Center—Managing Your Influence in the Right Direction, will be held in Orlando, Fla., on May 14, 2014, in advance of the 16th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress, May 15-16. Read More→

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Texas-Based Health System Is Newest Member of NPSF Stand Up for Patient Safety Program

Boston, MA, April 15, 2014—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) is proud to welcome CHI St. Luke’s Health as the newest member of the NPSF Stand Up for Patient Safety Program. Read More→

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NPSF and AQIPS Team Up to Offer Educational Program for Health Professionals at 16th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress

Boston, MA (April 8, 2014)—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) and the Alliance for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (AQIPS) have announced a cooperative educational program to be offered on site at the 16th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress, May 14-16, 2014, in Orlando, FL.

The program, Using Patient Safety Organizations to Improve Quality, Safety, and Efficiency in Health Care, will help health care professionals understand how they can work with a patient safety organization (PSO) to advance their patient safety goals. Read More→

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16th Annual NPSF Congress Set for May 14-16, 2014, in Orlando, FL

Boston, MA, March 24, 2014—The National Patient Safety Foundation has announced the program for the 16th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress, to be held May 14-16, 2014, in Orlando, FL, with keynotes that touch upon topics in patient safety research, practice, and advocacy. Read More→

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Report Urges Inclusion of Patients and Families in Clinical Activities, Health Care Design and Delivery, and Policy Development

Boston, MA, March 19, 2014—Enabling patients and families to be respected partners in health care—from the exam room to the policy arena—is essential if the U.S. health care system is to continue to make progress in patient safety. That is the central message of a report released today by the National Patient Safety Foundation’s Lucian Leape Institute.

Safety Is Personal: Partnering with Patients and Families for the Safest Care, advocates for patients and families to be active partners in all aspects of their care, as well as in health care design and delivery and in policy development and research efforts. The report identifies specific action items for health leaders, clinicians, and policy makers to pursue in making patient and family engagement a core value in the provision of health care Read More→

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NPSF Program Aligns Stakeholders from Across Health Care in a Unifying Mission

Boston, MA (February 24, 2014)—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a central voice for patient safety since 1997, is pleased to announce that the MagMutual Patient Safety Institute has joined the NPSF Patient Safety Coalition. MagMutul, basead in Atlanta, is a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance to physicians and hospitals, particularly throughout the Southeastern U.S. The MagMutual Patient Safety Institute is a division of the organization focused on providing risk management and patient safety resources. It is the first affiliate of an insurance company to join the NPSF Patient Safety Coalition. Read More→

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National Patient Safety Foundation Program Aligns Stakeholders from Across Health Care in a Unifying Mission

Boston, MA (February 20, 2014)—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a central voice for patient safety since 1997, is pleased to announce that Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has joined the NPSF Patient Safety Coalition as an associate member. Pacira, located in New Jersey and California, is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development of new products for the acute care setting. Read More→

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Organizations Share Common Goal of Education On Diagnostic Error

Boston, MA, February 19, 2014—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a leading voice for patient safety since 1997, is pleased to recognize CRICO, a leader in evidence-based health care risk management, as a new supporter of Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 2-8, 2014. Both NPSF and CRICO promote professional education exploring the underlying causes of diagnostic errors and how such errors might be prevented—a central focus of this year’s Patient Safety Awareness week campaign. Read More→

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Distinguished Thought Leaders Unite to Help Advance the Foundation’s Mission

Boston, MA (February 18, 2014)—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a central voice for patient safety since 1997, today announced the creation of the NPSF Health Leaders Speakers Bureau. The panel of distinguished thought leaders—members of the NPSF Governing Boards and the NPSF Lucian Leape Institute—are recognized visionaries in the field and vocal advocates for the patient safety mission. Read More→

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NPSF Patient Safety Coalition Announced

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NPSF Patient Safety
Coalition Members

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Associate

Pacira Pharmaceuticals


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Cadence Pharmaceutical

Standard Register Healthcare

MagMutual Patient Safety Institute

New Program Invites Organizations from Across the Continuum of Care

Boston, MA, February 14, 2014—The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), a central voice for patient safety since 1997, today announced the creation of a program to align stakeholders from across the continuum of care in a unifying mission to make health care safer for all. The NPSF Patient Safety Coalition, which evolved from the NPSF Corporate Council, currently includes 14 members representing a broad spectrum of health care perspectives. Read More→

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