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Diagnostic Error in Medicine 7th International Conference

September 14-17, 2014 | Atlanta, GA
Hosted by the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, this conference is focused on merging policy, practice and technology as paths to improve diagnosis.

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AAMI-FDA Summit on Ventilator Technology

September 16-17, 2014 | Herndon, VA
The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) and the US Food and Drug Administration are sponsoring this summit to focus on improving the safety and effectiveness of ventilation technology used in operating rooms and other critical care settings.

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Quality, Safety and Process Improvement: Building a High Performing Organization

September 29-30, 2014 | Boston, MA
Hosted by Brigham and Women’s Hospital

The goal of this CME conference is to provide clinical and administrative health care professionals with information about how to effectively translate quality, safety and process improvement concepts into daily practice. The program highlights initiatives at Brigham and Women’s Hospital to increase value of care provided by reducing preventable harm, improving patient outcomes and removing inefficiencies from the delivery system. Keynote speakers include NPSF President, Dr. Tejal Gandhi.

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Safe Care Everywhere: Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety
2014 Patient Safety Conference

October 23-24, 2014 | Pre-Conference October 22 | Minneapolis Marriott Northwest, Brooklyn Park
This conference features 20 educational breakout sessions.

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Promoting Professionalism: Addressing Behaviors that Undermine a Culture of Safety, Reliability, and Accountability

October 24-25, 2014 | Nashville, TN
Vanderbilt University Center for Patient and Professional Advocacy

This program will give medical center leaders the needed tools and strategies to address disruptive conduct, providing a comprehensive plan adaptable to all healthcare organizations.

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Moving Forward with Patient- and Family-Centered Care Partnerships for Quality and Safety: An Intensive Training Seminar

November 3-6, 2014 | Cambridge, MA
Organized by the Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care.

Provides three and a half days of comprehensive, practical sessions to help administrative leaders, board members, physicians, nurses and other staff, patients, and families collaborate effectively to advance the practice of patient- and family-centered care.

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26th Annual IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

December 7-10, 2014 | Orlando, FL
Presented by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement
This conference offers a chance to network with health care professionals, gain actionable ideas for your organization, and play a part in effecting real change in health care quality and safety.

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