Patient Safety

Improving Patient Safety results in less deaths, improved quality of care and also saves money.

There is also helpful information from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement in the USA who have helped bring about massive improvements in Patient Safety. Their website is at

http://www.ihi.org/explore/patientsafety/pages/default.aspx

Videos from Institute for Healthcare Improvement

http://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/AudioandVideo/default.aspx

Videos on Science of Improvement from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement

http://www.ihi.org/offerings/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/BobLloydWhiteboard.aspx

Lecture by Peter Pronovost on Science of Improvement

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXyS6fwPeuU

Patient safety - narrated Powerpoint — Youtube video link

Science of Improvement — Videos on Science of Improvement