Upcoming NPSF Events
Professional Learning Series Webcasts
The NPSF Professional Learning Series offers the convenience of continuing education and peer-to-peer collaboration in an online learning environment.
Registration for our next webcast is complimentary.
Evaluation of Perioperative Medication Errors and
Adverse Drug Events
Thursday, February 25, 2016 | 2:00–3:00pm Eastern Time
Karen C. Nanji, MD, MPH
Massachusetts General Hospital
Dr. Nanji, lead investigator of a recent study on this topic, will discuss her team’s findings. Read the paper published in Anesthesiology.
Want a discount on Professional Learning Series webcasts? Join one of our membership programs. Stand Up for Patient Safety member organizations receive complimentary registration for their teams. Members of the American Society of Professionals in Patient Safety (ASPPS) may register for their individual participation at the member rate of only $20.
Certified Professional in Patient Safety Review Course
Friday, March 11, 2016 | 10:00 am–5:00 pm Eastern Time
The CPPS Review Course is designed for experienced patient safety professionals who plan to take the Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) examination. This course can help participants prepare for the exam by reviewing domain content areas and test-taking strategies. The live webinar format allows for Q&A with the faculty and a shared learning environment.
Mark Jarrett, MD, MBA, CPPS, Sr. Vice President & Chief Quality Officer, Associate Chief Medical Officer, Northwell Health (Formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System) and Professor of Medicine, Hofstra - Northwell Health School of Medicine (Formerly Hofstra - North Shore LIJ School of Medicine)
Judy Milne, MSN, CPHQ, CPPS, Patient Safety Officer, Duke University Hospital
Dot Snow, MPH, CPPS, CHIE, Director, Resource Stewardship, Kaiser Permanente
Learn more and register.
Note: Those who attend the CPPS Review Course Webinar will receive a $25 US rebate off the cost of the certification exam when taken within six months.
Already certified? This program is approved for six (6) contact hours toward the fulfillment of the requirements of CPPS recertification.
Patient Safety Awareness Week:
March 13–19, 2016
Our theme this year is United for Patient Safety. Watch for an important announcement next week about how you can get involved in our new campaign.
18th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress
Monday, May 23–Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Registration is open —
Save $200 with Early Bird Registration
by March 18
Join us at the one and only globally relevant conference with a sole focus on patient safety. This meeting offers inspiring keynote sessions with renowned thought leaders, hands-on educational breakout sessions led by get-it-done experts, and an engaging and interactive Learning & Simulation Center. Get the details and register.