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Exploring Vulnerability to Patient Safety Events along the Age Continuum

PIPSQC is pleased to share the recent publication in Pennsylvania Patient Safety Advisory, entitled "Exploring Vulnerability to Patient Safety Events along the Age Continuum." This article analyzed 2017 data submitted to the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority to document age-related patterns of patient harm in Pennsylvania hospitals. Of particular note, the highest total event rate per admission was found in the 5- to 14-year cohort (511.12 events per 1,000 admissions) with much lower rates in other cohorts. [...]
 

Two Decades Since To Err Is Human: An Assessment Of Progress And Emerging Priorities In Patient Safety

PIPSQC is pleased to share the recent special issue of Health Affairs, entitled "Patient Safety." This issue contains a comprehensive look at the latest research on the topic of patient safety. Almost 20 years after the publication of the Institute of Medicine's landmark study, "To Err Is Human," Health Affairs authors examine what progress has been made in the intervening years. [...]
 

High-quality health systems in the Sustainable Development Goals era: time for a revolution

PIPSQC is pleased to share the recent publication by The Lancet Global Health Commission on High-Quality Health Systems in the SDG Era (HQSS Commission) entitled "High-quality health systems in the Sustainable Development Goals era: time for a revolution." The article presents the findings of the Commission's analysis on the quality of care available to people in low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs) across health needs included in the SDGs. [...]

'Developing a safety and quality movement for the future - from theory to action' - Presentation and Recording

Third Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety - Presentations and Proceedings

PIPSQC is pleased to share that the meeting materials from the Third Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety in Tokyo (April 13-14, 2018) have been published online.

Summit presentations and proceedings are available for download at:
http://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/seisakunitsuite/bunya/0000204000.html [...]

Best Practices in Patient Safety - 2nd Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety

PIPSQC is pleased to share that the meeting materials from the 2nd Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety in Bonn (March 29-30, 2017) have been published online.

Workshop presentations and downloads, including the "Best Practices in Patient Safety" report, are available at:
https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/en/health/patient-safety-summit-2017.html [...]