To help offset unreliability and medical error, the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) provides free resources to healthcare simulation organizations across the continuum of care become more highly reliable across the globe. PSMF works with hospital systems, critical access hospitals, ambulatory care centers, outpatient clinics, primary care offices, long-term care facilities, and many others to [...]
Every year, September 17, 2020 is the World Health Organization’s World Patient Safety Day — a day to raise awareness of and reiterate the importance of healthcare safety. This day calls for global solidarity and concerted action by all countries and international stakeholders to improve patient safety.
This year, the Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s campaign for [...]
Registration is now open for the 7th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit taking place January 18th and 19th in Huntington Beach California, which is hosted by the Patient Safety Movement Foundation and co-convened by the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the European Society of Anaesthesiology. During the event, a variety of expert keynote speaker [...]
As today is World Sepsis Day 2018, we are taking a look at ways to incorporate Sepsis into your simulation learning curriculum. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (2016), sepsis is defined as the life-threatening organ dysfunction caused by a dysregulated host response to infection. Sepsis is a potentially life threatening complication [...]