News

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Review NCPS progress and activities through 2018 in our Annual Report

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

At NCPS, we believe every week should be Patient Safety Awareness Week. To highlight health care safety and inspire action to advance the safety of health care delivery the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) have designated March 10 – 16 as Patient Safety... Read More

Monday, December 31, 2018

Safety culture plays a critical role in an organization’s performance and pursuit of improved quality, safety and reliability. In their Sentinel Event Alert #57, the Joint Commission notes that leadership commitment to making patient safety a priority is essential to creating and maintaining a culture of safety for... Read More

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Click here to read more about Health Care in America: The Experience of People with Serious Illness from The Commonwealth Fund.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

NCPS will begin offering Surveys on Patient Safety Culture™ (SOPS™) in January 2019. NCPS will conduct the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s family of safety culture surveys. These surveys include assessments of safety culture in the hospital, nursing home, medical office, community pharmacy, and ambulatory... Read More

Thursday, September 27, 2018

According to the CDC, at least 1.7 million Americans get sepsis every year. At least 270,000 people in the US die from sepsis each year. Recognition and prompt treatment of sepsis... Read More

Thursday, September 27, 2018

The Opioid Safety Project Webinar Series is offered by Telligen/American Medical Association. Upcoming webinars include "... Read More

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

NCPS is now offering on-site training in Just Culture principles and implementation for healthcare managers! Contact Gail Brondum... Read More

Monday, August 6, 2018

Click here to view the news release detailing the ECRI Institute's... Read More

Monday, August 6, 2018

Click here to read "Health IT Safe Practices... Read More

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