March 9, 2015 - This week, dozens of VA and Department of Defense (DoD) clinicians will meet to discuss how to make your hospital experience safer.
This is Patient Safety Awareness Week, but for these professionals, patient safety is critically important every day, every week. And the people who take care of you will spend this week learning more about how to make your stay in the hospital even safer.
According to Beth King, “The VA-DoD collaboration provides a forward-looking way to learn from each other to advance patient safety.” King is a program manager at the VA National Center for Patient Safety.
The presentations are technical and complex, but the bottom line is they all lead to a positive safety culture — for you, the Veteran. read more>>>