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Monday, September 9, 2019

September is Sepsis Awareness Month. Over 1 million cases of sepsis occur each year in the United States; half of the patients who get
sepsis will die. We are working to increase awareness of sepsis in observance of Sepsis Awareness Month. Included below are a variety of patient and clinician educational resources:... Read More

Monday, September 9, 2019

Safety culture plays a critical role in an organization's performance and pursuit of improved quality, safety, and reliability. The Joint Commission emphasizes the essential role of leaders in creating and maintaining a culture of safety in its... Read More

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Review NCPS progress and activities through 2018 in our Annual Report

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

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

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

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 poll results for the experiences of older adults and opioid prescriptions on the University of Michigan National Poll on Healthy Aging.

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