Advisories & Events
Training & Events
Training & Events
2018
18
Apr
2018
Webinar
Statewide: Leadership’s Role in Health Literacy and Patient Safety Webinar
Date/Time:
April 18, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Duration:
1 hour
Location:
Webinar
Speakers:
Jeffrey Bomboy, BS, RN, CPPS, Senior Patient Safety Liaison, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

Description:
Over 93 million Americans are at risk of not understanding their health plan of care due to low health literacy. Improving health literacy and patient engagement will improve shared decision making and improve patient and staff satisfaction. Leaders can assist with improving health literacy through implementation of strategies to improve health literacy and becoming a health literate organization.

25
Apr
2018
Conference
Long-Term Care Infection Prevention Symposia
Date/Time:
April 25, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Duration:
6.50 hours
Speakers:
JoAnn Adkins, BSN, RN, CIC, FAPIC, Senior Infection Preventionist, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority and Terri Lee Roberts BSN, RN, CIC, FAPIC, Senior Infection Preventionist, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

Description:
The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority would like to invite you to attend the second annual Long-Term Care Infection Prevention Symposia. These sessions will include topics specifically focused on long-term care and presented by experts.

27
Apr
2018
Education
Getting to the "Root" of the Problem: Conducting an RCA
Date/Time:
April 27, 2018 - 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Duration:
5 hours
Speakers:
Rick Kundravi, BS, CPPS, Senior Patient Safety Liaison and Robert Yonash, RN, CPPS, Senior Patient Safety Liaison with the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

Description:
The Patient Safety Authority (PSA) would like to invite you to attend a program on Root Cause Analysis (RCA). This program is open to Hospitals and Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (ASFs).

02
May
2018
Conference
Long-Term Care Infection Prevention Symposia
Date/Time:
May 2, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Duration:
6.50 hours
Speakers:
JoAnn Adkins, BSN, RN, CIC, FAPIC, Senior Infection Preventionist, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority and James Davis, MSN, RN, CCRN, CIC, HEM, FAPIC, Senior Infection Prevention Analyst, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

Description:
The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority would like to invite you to attend the second annual Long-Term Care Infection Prevention Symposia. These sessions will include topics specifically focused on long-term care and presented by experts.

04
May
2018
Education
Getting to the "Root" of the Problem: Conducting an RCA
Date/Time:
May 4, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Duration:
4.50 hours
Speakers:
Jeffrey Bomboy, BS, RN, CPPS, Senior Patient Safety Liaison and Megan Shetterly, MS, RN, CPPS, Senior Patient Safety Liaison with the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

Description:
The Patient Safety Authority (PSA) would like to invite you to attend a program on Root Cause Analysis (RCA). This program is open to Hospitals and Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (ASFs).
 
Registration:
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
 
Education Program (Lunch provided):
10:00 AM to 2:30 PM

11
May
2018
Education
Utilizing Human Factors to Improve Patient Safety
Date/Time:
May 11, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Duration:
4 hours
Speakers:
Cathy Reynolds, RN, BSN, MJ, DL, CPPS and Chris Mamrol, BSN, RN, CPPS, Patient Safety Liaisons with the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

Description:
The Patient Safety Authority (PSA) would like to invite you to attend a program on Human Factors. This program is open to Hospitals and Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (ASFs).

Registration:
7:30 AM to 8:00 AM
 
Education Program (Breakfast provided):
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

04
Jun
2018
Conference
Person and Family Engagement: How Do We Get There From Here? Tackling Five PFE Metrics to Improve the Value of Patient Care
Date/Time:
June 4, 2018
Duration:
All Day

Description:
Registration is now open for the HAP HIIN conference: Person and Family Engagement: How Do We Get There From Here? Tackling Five PFE Metrics to Improve the Value of Patient Care. The conference will be held on June 4, 2018 at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel, and is open to all Pennsylvania hospitals, providers, consumers, and stakeholders. There is no charge for attendance, but you must register to attend.

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