This site provides promotional materials for an annual awareness campaign on patient safety that takes place in the autumn. The 2021 observance, focusing on the importance of essential care partners, will be held October 25th through 29th.
A Decade of Patient Safety 2020-2030. Geneva, Switzerland; World Health Organization: February 2020.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is a primary motivator for global patient safety improvement. This initiative announcement outlines the overarching WHO approach to implementing an international resolution to integrate institutional programs across health care to enhance care delivery and reliability.
Dr. Eric Coleman has enhanced care transitions by developing tools and processes to improve communication and reduce readmissions. The MacArthur Foundation has selected him as a 2012 Fellow and recipient of $500,000 (often called a "genius grant").
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