Vision

A center of patient safety innovation, convening providers of care to accelerate our understanding of, and implement evidence-based solutions for preventing avoidable harm.

Mission

Making healthcare in Maryland the safest in the nation.

Goals

  • Eliminate preventable harm for every patient, with every touch, every time
  • Develop a shared culture of safety among patient care providers
  • Be a model for safety innovation in other states
For more information about the Maryland Patient Safety Center or to sign-up for our mailing list, please e-mail us at support@marylandpatientsafety.org
Now recruiting for President and CEO.
Click herefor Job Description.
Send resumes to jobs@mhaonline.org

Welcome to the Maryland Patient Safety Center

 

The Maryland Patient Safety Center is recognized as a national leader in patient safety. As a Center of patient safety innovations, we convene providers of care to accelerate our understanding and implement evidence-based solutions for preventing avoidable harm.
Learn more...


15th Annual Conference



2019 Award Recipients

Minogue Award for Patient Safety Innovation

Decreasing Hospital-Acquired C-Diff Infections while Implementing the Early discharge of patient from Contact isolation: Defying the Oxymoron through Appropriate Utilization of Contact Isolation.

Atlantic General Hospital

Distinguished Achievement in Patient Safety Innovation

Leading the Patient Safety Charge Keeping our Patients Wound Free

Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Specialty Hospital

Circle of Honor for Patient Safety Innovation

Decreasing Percentage of Postponed Discharges.

Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center

Enhanced Recovery after Colorectal Surgery

Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center

Utilizing Information Technology to Prevent Venous Thromboembolism

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Signaling Sepsis: Medstar Health Sepsis Collaborative Leverages Dissemination Efforts to Patients and Providers

MedStar Health

Climbing the Ranks: How the Implementation of the NWH Survival Committee led to Improve Survival Rates

Northwest Hospital-Lifebridge Health

Implementing a Predictive Analytics Tool to Reduce Mortality

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore-Lifebridge Health

Centering Parenting: It Takes a Village

University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Using the American College of Surgeons' Sponsored Improving Surgical Care and Recovery Program to Decrease Surgical Site Infections in a Community Hospital with an Academic Medical Center.

University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Thank You to Our Sponsors & Exhibitors

AWARDS SPONSORS

PLATINUM SPONSOR

SILVER SPONSORS

FRIENDS OF THE CENTER

LUNCH SPONSOR

Pen Sponsor

DONORS

Exhibitors

Upcoming Events

Patient Safety Officers Forum Dates:

June 6, 2019 1 to 3 p.m.

August 1, 2019 1 to 3 p.m.

October 3, 2019 1 to 3 p.m. SAFE TABLE for Mid-Atlantic PSO members only.
Topic to be determined

 December 5, 2019 1 to 3 p.m.

Keeping Patients Safe Newsletter

Summer 2018
Download a copy

Spring 2017
Download a copy

Fall 2016
Download a copy

Spring 2016
Download a copy

Summer 2015
Download a copy

Fall 2014

Download a copy

Summer 2013
Download a copy

Spring 2013
Download a copy