Patient Safety Meetings & Articles

2015 International Meetings

Patient Safety Congress
July 6-7
ICC Birmingham, UK
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2015 US Meetings & Conferences

APIC 2015 Annual Conference
June 27-29
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
Music City Center
Nashville, TN
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Fellows’ Course in Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control
July 8-10
The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, MD
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52nd ASHE Annual Conference & Technical Exhibition
July 12-15
American Society for Healthcare & Engineering
Hynes Convention Center
Boston, MA
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SEIPS Short Course on Human Factors and Patient Safety
July 13-17
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, Wisconsin
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CUSP Workshop
July 21
John Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality

Constellation Energy Building
Baltimore, MD
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23rd Annual Leadership Summit
July 23-25
Health Forum and the American Hospital Association
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
San Francisco, CA
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IHI Summer Immersion
July 27-31
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Cambridge, MA
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2016 US Meetings & Conferences

18th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress
May 23-25
National Patient Safety Foundation
Westin Kierland
Scottsdale, AZ
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Articles & Publications

2015 Hospital National Patient Safety Goals

National Quality Forum

Feasibility and utility of the use of real time random safety audits in adult ICU patients: a multicentre study
M Bodí, M Olona, MC Martín, R Alceaga… - Intensive care …, 2015 - Springer

Reducing the burden of iatrogenic harm in children
A Carson-Stevens, A Edwards, S Panesar, G Parry… - The Lancet, 2015 -

Patient safety is not elective: a debate at the NPSF Patient Safety Congress
P McTiernan, RM Wachter, GS Meyer… - … quality & safety, 2015 -

A patient safety checklist for the cardiac catheterisation laboratory
TJ Cahill, SC Clarke, IA Simpson, RH Stables - Heart, 2015 -

Why is patient safety so hard in low-income countries? A qualitative study of healthcare workers views in two African hospitals
EL Aveling, Y Kayonga, A Nega… - Globalization and …, 2015 -

What Effects Have Resident Work-hour Changes Had on Education, Quality of Life, and Safety? A Systematic Review
JD Harris, G Staheli, L LeClere, D Andersone… - … and Related Research®, 2015 - Springer

TeamSTEPPS Improves Operating Room Efficiency and Patient Safety
LR Weld, MT Stringer, JS Ebertowski… - American Journal of …, 2015 -