Patient Safety Week - March 10 - 16, 2019 Ohio hospitals are committed to providing the best health care to patients. Every day of the year, caregivers work to provide the best care possible for every patient, every time. Patient safety and health care quality is a top priority for Ohio hospitals. Patient Safety Awareness Week is an annual education and awareness campaign for health care safety. From patients to care providers, from the front lines to the executive suite, from the patient and family advocate to the corporate solutions provider — we are all united in the goal of keeping patients and those who care for them free from harm. Educational Offerings Webinar - Culture of Safety (1 - 2 p.m. EST) Thursday, March 14, 2019 Sponsored by Coverys and Med-IQ Presenter: Tejal Ganhdi, MD, MPH, CPPS Tejal K. Gandhi is the chief clinical and safety officer at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and president of the IHI/NPSF Lucian Leape Institute, will present on culture of safety. Dr. Gandhi is a prominent advocate for patient safety at the regional, national, and international levels, driving educational and professional certification efforts and helping to create and spread innovative new safety ideas. We are pleased to offer this complimentary webinar as we partner with Dr. Gandhi to support all healthcare providers in their own journeys toward a culture of safety in patient care. Click here to be notified when registration opens for what will prove to be a thought provoking and inspiring webinar. Recorded Webinars Using Patient Safety Partnership to Improve Patient Safety Caring for Transgender Patients: Unique Risks, Unique Rewards Surgical Safety Hard Stop Checklist Transitioning with Excellence: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Transitions and Discharge Toolkit Materials OPSI 2019-2020 Calendar Health Care Worker Stickers - Together in Safety Medication Safety Brochure (coming soon - new design) Medication Safety Brochure - low literacy (coming soon - new design) Medication Safety Card - small Medication Safety Card - big OPSI Patient Resources OPSI Inpatient Safety Flier 2018 Report: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality announces hospital-acquired conditions declined by 13 percent between 2014 and 2017, preventing an estimated 20,500 deaths and $7.7 billion in health care costs.