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Patient Safety Officer (PSO) Engagement Roundtable: Mining Data for Insights: A Look Beneath the Surface of PA-PSRS
September 14, 2021 - 12 to 1 p.m.
1 hour
Online Event via Microsoft Teams
Shawn Kepner, MS, data analyst for the PSA and data editor for its journal, Patient Safety


The Patient Safety Authority (PSA) is pleased to announce its next virtual Engagement Roundtable discussion. In lieu of regional in-person events, this virtual series is open statewide via Microsoft Teams.

It's more critical than ever to stay connected with other patient safety professionals. This session will provide a forum to exchange information and ask questions in a collaborative environment across a range of patient safety topics.

Join Shawn Kepner, MS, data analyst for the PSA and data editor for its journal, Patient Safety, as he discusses how PSA analyzes event reports submitted to PA-PSRS. Following the data pipeline from beginning to end, Shawn will discuss insights gleaned from the nation’s largest database. Areas of focus will include free-response text data from event details and the use of natural language processing.

After you register you will receive a confirmation email that includes the link to join the meeting via Microsoft Teams. Please copy and paste the link provided in the confirmation email into a new calendar appointment.
In addition to the confirmation email, the instructions on how to join will also be included in the course materials email that is sent out prior to the registered event.

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