The Patient Safety Authority (PSA) is proud to recognize the winners of the I AM Patient Safety 2020 Achievement Awards. We are grateful for their inspiring and life-changing accomplishments in patient safety in the last year.
Judges selected nine individuals and teams from 156 nominations, submitted by 79 healthcare facilities throughout Pennsylvania, for their individual and/or team commitment to improving patient safety.
Evident commitment to patient safety
Focus on training and education
Indicative of strong patient safety culture in the facility
Initiative taken by individual/group
The PSA thanks everyone who submitted a nomination. If you know an individual or group who should be recognized for their patient safety efforts, please nominate them for the 2021
I AM Patient Safety contest during the next nomination period.
Below, we will share the stories of the 2020 I AM Patient Safety winners each week, beginning in April.
Executive Director’s Choice Award
Ambulatory Care/Surgery Award
Focus on the Patient Award
Improving Diagnosis Award
Transparency and Safety Award