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Register Now! Leadership Summit—November 5th
at Opryland…..in conjunction with THA Annual Meeting

 

The Tennessee Center for Patient Safety, along with the Tennessee Organization of Nurse Executives, Tennessee Nurses Association and Tennessee Association for Healthcare Quality, proudly present the 2014 Leadership Summit.  This ninth annual event will showcase proven strategies and best practices to help hospitals realize the goals of reducing hospital complications and readmissions.

 The Summit brings together hospitals from across Tennessee to demonstrate and share best practices on fostering an organizational culture for excellence, quality and patient safety improvement successes, engaging patients and families, navigating transitions of care, and strategies to promote collaboration and teamwork. This year’s agenda includes eleven best practice oral presentations.

 The keynote address will be Modern Medicine’s Transparency Revolution by Marty Makary, M.D. For more information click here.

 Registration is significantly discounted through underwriting from the TN Center for Patient Safety.

 THA ANNUAL MEETING REGISTRATION


 
2014 Regional Meeting Resources Now Available!
 
Thank you for your participation in the Regional Meeting series!
 
Please click here for access to resources, including handouts, slides, and videos!
 
 

Hospitals Continue to Receive Congratulatory Banners for Reducing Early Elective Deliveries in their Hospitals! Click here to see pictures of the teams!

 

 

Click HERE for Healthy Tennessee Babies Are Worth The Wait Information Resources for Providers


 
Patient Safety Partners Have FREE Access to IHI Open School Curriculum for Another Year Effective January 1, 2014. Click HERE for an overview. Click HERE to register and get started!
 

THA Board Aim of Zero Preventable Harm - Read the message from Craig Becker, THA President  
 

 
We are all on the same team. That's why the Tennessee Hospital Association and the BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation teamed up to create the Tennessee Center for Patient Safety. The center provides training and support to hospital staff to eliminate infections and help keep patients across the state healthy and safe. So everyone who provides care can provide it better. Click here to read more and view video.

 

Listen to Vol Network Radio Messages

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USEFUL LINKS

 

            

                        

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What You Can Do to Make Healthcare Safer
20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors
Josie King Foundation
"Sure Progress"

 
Quick Links
 
Tennessee Center for Patient Safety Annual Report
 
Click HERE to download the 2012 Annual Report 
 
Click HERE to view past Annual Reports

 


 

 
August 2010 - Blue Cross Gives Patient Safety Center $2.9 Million Grant

The BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation has announced it will make a $2,991,660 grant to help fund the Tennessee Center for Patient Safety (TCPS) over the next three years, furthering hospital patient safety and quality improvement efforts across Tennessee.  Click here to read the full press release.