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Recognising and Responding to the Deteriorating PatientHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Deteriorating Patient, Failure to Rescue, nursing, Patient Safety
This one day conference focuses on recognising and responding to the deteriorating patient through improving the reliability of patient observations and ensuring quality of care to reduce failure to rescue of acutely ill patients. The conference opens with a focus on moving forward with the implementation of the National Early Warning Score (NEWS) the pilot of which was released last …
2014 Saskatchewan Health Care Quality SummitHealthcare Conferences | Topics: creativity, health care improvement, improving healthcare, innovation, LEAN, patient engagement, Patient Safety, patient-centred care
The Saskatchewan Health Care Quality Summit is a fast-moving, jam-packed two-day conference. It showcases the work that is being done throughout our province to improve health care. Saskatchewan is in the midst of an unprecedented move to employ Lean throughout our entire health care system, improving health care for our patients and our providers. Forums for discussion, rapid-fire presentations, and …
Ending Medical HarmHealthcare Conferences | Topics: consumer advocacy, healthcare infections, medical device safety, Medical Errors, medical harm, Patient Safety, physician safety
Consumers Union's Safe Patient Project is hosting the "Ending Medical Harm" conference on November 6, 2013 at Columbia University's School of Journalism. The conference features a series of panel discussions on the urgent need for hospitals to do more to prevent medical errors and hospital acquired infections, recently estimated to represent the third leading cause of death in the United …
UK Consensus Conference: Patient Flow in Acute MedicineHealthcare Conferences | Topics: acute medicine, Boarding, Management of the frail elderly, Patient Safety
UK Consensus Conference: Patient Flow in Acute Medicine, Friday 15 – Saturday 16 November 2013. At this event, convened by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh in collaboration with the Scottish Government, a multidisciplinary panel, chaired by Professor Nigel Edwards, will develop a Consensus Statement covering: – How can we improve the experience of being admitted to hospital for …
Canada's Virtual Forum on Patient Safety & Quality Improvement / Canadian Patient Safety WeekHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Patient Safety, Quality Improvement
Canada’s Virtual Forum is 20 hours of live presentations and panel discussions delivered by leaders and experts in healthcare and patient safety streamed online throughout the week (four hours a day) Canadian Patient Safety Week is a national annual campaign that started in 2005 to inspire extraordinary improvement in patient safety and quality.
Safe Prescribing and Administration of Medicines in Scottish HospitalsHealthcare Conferences | Topics: drug errors, E-Prescribing, Patient Safety
Safe Prescribing and Administration of Medicines in Scottish Hospitals
Canadian Society of Internal Medicine 2013Healthcare Conferences | Topics: Choosing Wisely, Clinical Epidemiology, evidence-based medicine, General Internal Medicine, medical education, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement
Canadian Society of Internal Medicine Annual Meeting from Oct 2 – 5, 2013 in Toronto Canada. Feature conference theme = GIM: Leading Quality Improvement. http://www.csim.ca/index.php/en/2013
STANLEY Healthcare Customer SummitHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Patient Safety, patient security, RTLS in healthcare
The STANLEY Healthcare Global Customer Summit is a must-attend event focused on improving and expanding customers' current use of STANLEY Healthcare products and solutions. The Summit provides the latest strategic and tactical insight into healthcare operations as well as industry best-practices from peers and STANLEY Healthcare experts. This is where our AeroScout, Bed-Check/TABS, Hugs and InnerSpace customers gather to learn …
SPSP Primary Care - Learning Session 2Healthcare Conferences | Topics: collaborative, learning, Patient Safety, Primary Care
The aims of the SPSP Primary Care Learning Session 2 are: 1. To build a collaborative network and share experiences across Scotland 2. To build capacity and capability in Quality Improvement methodology 3. To support development and of SPSP faculty at local Health Board level.
Patient Care Asia 2013Healthcare Conferences | Topics: patient experience, patient management, Patient Safety
Patient Care Asia 2013 is a dedicated platform for patient care professionals to learn and discuss strategies leading to excellence in healthcare delivery, patient experience, patient safety and service quality management. It gathers the region’s leading healthcare operators as they share best practices on patient care management and showcase latest trends and innovation in delivering world class healthcare experience.
Patient Involvement and Partnership for Patient SafetyHealthcare Conferences | Topics: patient, patient involvement, Patient Safety
This conference focuses on patient involvement and partnership for patient safety – combining national expert sessions with local practice case studies the conference aims to equip delegates with ideas and tools to embed patient leadership, partnership and involvement from board to ward to improve patient safety. http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/patient-involvement-partnership-patient-safety @HCUK_Clare
Association for Vascular Access Annual Scientific MeetingHealthcare Conferences | Topics: CRBSI, Evidence Based Practice, healthcare marketing, infection prevention, infusion therapy, Patient Safety, Pedivan, vascular access
Join more than 1300 vascular access professionals who will attend the AVA 2013 Annual Scientific Meeting at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, TN. This four day meeting, from September 20-23, 2013, will provide you with opportunities to participate in educational sessions, hands-on training, and new product demonstrations, and lots of networking! Our Pre-Meeting sessions will be offered on September 19, …
Pediatric Hospital MedicineHealthcare Conferences | Topics: health care, health care social media, hospital medicine, patient engagement, Patient Safety, Pediatrics, Quality Improvement
The largest gathering of pediatric hospitalists annually, and the 10 year anniversary! Pediatric hospitalists provide leadership in the care of pediatric patients throughout the hospital. This includes significant roles in clinical medicine and medical education as well as roles in quality, research, hospital leadership, and business practice. The goal of PHM 2013 is to increase and enhance the participants' knowledge …
RCN Safety Representatives ConferenceHealthcare Conferences | Topics: legal remedies for injured workers, line managemnt behaviours and stress, managing challenging behavour, Patient Safety, protecting nursing workforce, the role of the occupational health nurse and safety representative, workplace health
Royal College of Nursing Safety Representatives' conference, Birmingham, UK, 4 October 2013 provides an opportunity for RCN Trade Union Representatives' to join together for an update on the latest pressures affecting their role. This year to encourage collaboration, Occupational Health Nurses are also invited to attend. www.rcn.org.uk/safetyreps13
Healthcare Tweet Chats | Topics: disparities reduction, health care innovations, innovation case studies, mental health, nursing, Patient Safety, Primary Care, Quality Improvement
Join us on Twitter Tuesday, September 10, at 3:00 pm ET for a live TweetChat with Dr. Victoria Rogers, Director of the Kids CO-OP at the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center. We will discuss how the Let’s Go! program has worked to slow the increase of childhood obesity in Maine and how the program can be adapted …
Improving Patient SafetyHealthcare Conferences | Topics: analysing patient harms and \'harm free\', Improving Patient Safety, Measuring Patient Safety, Patient Safety, Patient Safety Indicators and Dashboards
This conference focuses on the development of an improved system of patient safety monitoring and improvement across the NHS. http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/improving-patient-safety @HCUK_Clare
Regular | Topics: Core Medical Trainees, medical education, Patient Safety, physicians, Quality Improvement, Safety
To discuss the Learning to Make a Difference Programme.
A New Mindset for NHS Wales - 1000 Lives Plus National Learning EventHealthcare Conferences | Topics: healthcare, Patient Safety, ptsafety, Quality Improvement, UK, wales
Liberty Stadium, Swansea The publication of the Francis report, the reconfiguration of our health services, the ongoing financial challenges for the NHS and changes in population health are all creating a catalyst for change. We know changes need to be made and 'A new mindset for NHS Wales' is required. Key note speaker: Dr Eugene Nelson,The Dartmouth Institute, USA will …
Universitas 21 Health Sciences Group Annual MeetingHealthcare Conferences | Topics: clinical leadership in healthcare delivery, Healthcare education, new media transforming healthcare, Patient Safety, social media and healthcare education
University College Dublin (UCD) will host the 2013 Universitas 21 (U21) Health Sciences Annual Meeting on 2-6 September, 2013.
UHC Annual Conference 2013Healthcare Conferences | Topics: healthcare, healthcare quality, healthcare supply chain, heatlhcare analytics, managed care, Patient Safety, performance improvement
UHC's Annual Conference invites members from its alliance of 118 academic medical centers and more than 290 of their affiliated hospital organizations. The 2013 conference will have a growing emphasis on health care quality, cost containment, and sustainability- improvement efforts throughout health care. Topics will includes the challenges that emerge each day as health care providers navigate through managed care …