Recently our friends at Medical Training Magazine (formerly MedSim Magazine) interview Doug Beighle, President and COO of Simulab, regarding the current state of the simulation and patient safety industries. As a board member of key organizations between these industries like the Global Network for Simulation in Healthcare (GNSH), SSH, and NPSF — [...]
Official Press Realease from NPSF and IHI
Boston, MA, March 13, 2017 — Recognizing that patient safety is a public health issue in need of fresh, robust approaches and constant focus for health care systems today, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) announce [...]
CAE Healthcare covered the NPSF last week and shared this info graphic of tips to reduce patient harm established by the group:
The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) issued a report which calls for ‘federal agencies to create a portfolio of national standard patient safety processes’ across the care continuum, and ‘to retire invalid [...]
As healthcare simulation champions we all know that the work we do with medical simulation not only improves clinical learning outcomes but also directly affects patient safety.
Did you know that simulation can reduce life threatening patient safety issues by as much as 85%?
One representative study, published by Northwestern University’s Feinberg [...]