2022 Advancing Patient Safety Conference Series - Part 2


11:30 a.m. - 12:30  p.m. 
2022 Advancing Patient Safety Series
Eliminating Post-Operative Respiratory Failure Using Lean Performance Improvement Tools

The Ohio Patient Safety Institute, OPSI, recognizes leading practices among Ohio health care organizations in patient safety with the hope that what has been achieved by one facility can be replicated by another to continue to improve quality of care in Ohio.

Part 2 of this 4-part series will discuss eliminating post-operative respiratory failure using lean performance improvement tools.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the need for novel approaches to patient care to address shifting healthcare needs.
  2. Identify at least two (2) interventions which specifically reduce post-operative respiratory failure in the acute care setting.
  3. Describe the development, evolution, and successes of the University Hospitals COVID-19 Intercept Strategy, which served as a model for the State of Ohio and created meaningful and lasting collaborative relationships between health systems, public health, governmental agencies, and congregate care settings/facilities.
  4. Identify at least two quality improvement tools that could be utilized to impact change in the performance improvement process.


  • Joyce Taylor, RN, MSN, MBA, CPHQ, Chief Quality Officer/Vice President Quality, Lake Health
  • Suzanne Clemente, RN, MSN, NE-BC, MBA, Risk Manager, Lake Health

Continuing Education Credits

The Ohio Hospital Association (OLN-0017-P) is approved as a provider of continuing education by the Ohio Board of Nursing through the approver unit at the Ohio League for Nursing (OBN-006-92) and provider unit approval is valid through June 30, 2023.

Registration Fees

Registration fee is $50 per session/per line or $200 for all four sessions/per line. One or more individuals from the same institution may participate for the same fee. The registration fee is charged per phone line occupied.

Who Should Attend

This series is designed for individuals involved or responsible for nursing, case management, social work, physicians, patient safety, pharmacy, risk and/or quality management.

More Information

See the series brochure here.