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Ohio Patient Safety Institute

Welcome to
the Ohio Patient Safety Institute. OPSI is dedicated to improving patient safety in Ohio. The Institute was founded by the Ohio Hospital Association, the Ohio State Medical Association and the Ohio Osteopathic Association. Through this collaboration and common effort, OPSI has the ability to work with Ohio hospitals and health care workers to improve health care outcomes in Ohio. 


The Ohio Patient Safety Institute is the leader and catalyst in developing and transforming health care into a reliable, safe delivery system.
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OPSI Annual Best Practice Award Patient Safety Week


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OPSI Education Series

Diagnostic Error and the Diagnostic Process Conference Series is being offered throughout 2018 and 2019.  Each session will be one hour in length beginning at 11:30 a.m. (ET)  Topics include:

  • The Impact of Cognitive Bias on Diagnostic Failure (July 18, 2018) (Recording)
  • Alignment of Malpractice Signals to Diagnostic Error: What's Out There? (August 8, 2018) (Recording)
  • Diagnostic Error: If You Want to Improve It You Must Measure It! (Sept. 19, 2018) (Recording | Slides)
  • Educational Strategies to Improve Diagnostic Performance (Oct. 17, 2018) (Recording | Slides)
  • Uncertainty in Clinical Medicine - Avoiding Errors by Saying I Don't Know (Nov. 14, 2018)
  • Partnering with Patients for Improved DX (Dec. 12, 2018)
  • Improving Communication Among the Diagnosis Team (Jan. 9, 2019)

Learn more here.  Registration for this conference series is free.  Access the on line registration directly here

OPSI Awareness Calendar 2017-2018

OPSI Awareness Calendar is a valuable resource highlighting health care awareness days, weeks and months. To view, click here.

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