2016 Ohio Patient Safety Institute Best Practice Award
OPSI presents the award to the individual or organization that has designed and implemented the most innovative, evidence-based patient safety practice in Ohio. Conceived by OPSI’s Board of Trustees, the goals of this award are to recognize outstanding efforts among Ohio health care providers who:
Improve patient safety
Develop innovative programs to improve patient safety
Create best practices that other Ohio health care providers may adopt/adapt
Develop a culture of collaboration that improves patient safety
OPSI is currently accepting applications
for the 2016 OPSI Best Practice Award!
More information, tips on submitting, and previous winners can be found on the Best Practice page
2016 OPSI Best Practice Award is OPEN for applications!
Click here for application - Deadline: January 8, 2016
Save the Dates! 2016 Advancing Patient Safety Conference Series - Register here!
February 4th – 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Outcomes Resilience after System Stress: A Rapid-Cycle Response to Mitigate the Impact of System Stress on CLABSI – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center – DeAnna Hawkins, MSN, RN NEA-BC, Christopher Dandoy MD, MSc and Laura L. Flesch MSN RN CRNP
April 7th – 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Using Patient Safety Partnerships to Improve Patient Safety Culture – OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital – Kathyrn Crea, PharmD, BCPS, CPPS
June 16th – 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Surgical Safety Hard Stop Checklist – Summa Akron City Hospital – Kaye Reiter, MSN,RN, Melissa Lingle, RN, BSN, CNOR, John Fink, MD, Chariman of Surgical Services, Victoria Wells, MSN, RN-BC, CAPA
September 8th – 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – A team-based approach to Reducing Cardiac Monitor Alarms – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center – Christopher Dandoy MD, MSc, and Deanna Best RN, BSN
November 3rd – 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Wellness on Wheels, OhioHealth – Sonia Booker RN, BSN, MSN, Mary Ann Abiado PhD, MSN, RN and Richard Marger MD, FACOG