​The Patient Safety Authority (PSA) is proud to recognize the winners of the I AM Patient Safety 2021 Achievement Awards. We are grateful for their inspiring and life-changing accomplishments in patient safety in the last year.



Judges selected eleven individuals and teams from 173 nominations, submitted by 85 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.

Winner: Executive Director’s Choice Award  
Executive Director’s Choice Award
Winner: Ambulatory Care/Surgery Award  
Ambulatory Care/Surgery Award
Winner: Conquering COVID Award  
Conquering COVID Award
Winner: Focus on the Patient Award  
Focus on the Patient Award
Winner: Improving Diagnosis Award  
Improving Diagnosis Award
Winner: Individual Impact Award  
Individual Impact Award
Winner: Long-Term Care Award  
Long-Term Care Award
Winner: Nationwide Warriors Award  
Nationwide Warriors Award
Winner: Physician Assistant Award  
Physician Offices Award
Winner: Safety Story Award  
Safety Story Award
Winner: Transparency and Safety Award  
Transparency and Safety Award