Saturday, September 21, 2019
News
NEWS HOME
»
PRESS RELEASES

Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation and Patient Safety Movement Foundation Offer $100,000 Patient Safety Curriculum Award
  SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend  
   


Date: 16-08-2019 11:15AM
Source: Patient Safety Movement Foundation
Category: General, Education & Training, Healthcare & Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Philanthropy
Location: Rochester, Minn., Irvine, Calif., United States

Business Wire India

The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF), in partnership with the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF), is now accepting proposals for the Patient Safety Curriculum Award. The $100,000 award will go to an anesthesia education investigator with the intent to modify the PSMF Patient Safety Curriculum to address perioperative patient safety. The awardee will also test the educational efficiency and effectiveness of implementing the curriculum in anesthesia training programs.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190815005377/en/

Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation and Patient Safety Movement Foundation Offer $100,000 Patient Safety Curriculum Award (Graphic: Business Wire)

Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation and Patient Safety Movement Foundation Offer $100,000 Patient Safety Curriculum Award (Graphic: Business Wire)

“This important work will add to the considerable value provided by PSMF’s Patient Safety Curriculum,” said Mark Warner, APSF President. “To ensure the safety of patients and achieve our collective goal of zero preventable deaths in hospitals, it’s imperative to educate and train medical professionals in patient safety.”

To be eligible, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Be an anesthesia professional (i.e., anesthesiologist, nurse anesthetist, or anesthesiologist assistant)
  • Hold a full-time position in a Department of Anesthesiology at a U.S. academic institution
  • Have a documented interest in and aptitude for anesthesia education and patient safety

Additional proposal requirements are available at the APSF website: APSF.org. The deadline for submittals is 5:00 p.m. CDT, December 31, 2019. Notification of the award will be made March 6, 2020.

“I can’t think of a better organization to partner with on this project than the APSF. This program will help healthcare professionals develop the knowledge, skills, attitude and behaviors necessary to eliminate preventable medical errors,” said Dr. David Mayer, PSMF CEO. “It builds upon the great work done by our Patient Safety Curriculum workgroup in developing the existing coursework.”

For questions re: the RFP and submission requirements, contact Stacey Maxwell, maxwell@APSF.org.

About the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

Founded in 1985, the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF) promotes research of perioperative patient safety issues, supports the development of careers in patient safety, provides patient safety educational materials and communications to all anesthesia providers, and advocates for changes in clinical practices that improve patient safety. The APSF’s goal is for no patient to be harmed by anesthesia.

About the Patient Safety Movement Foundation

Each year, more than 200,000 people die unnecessarily in U.S. hospitals. Worldwide, 4.8 million lives are similarly lost. The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) is a global non-profit that offers free tools to help achieve ZERO preventable deaths from hospital errors. The Patient Safety Movement Foundation was established through the support of the Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation, and Competition in Healthcare to reduce that number of preventable deaths to ZERO. Improving patient safety requires a collaborative effort from all stakeholders, including patients, healthcare providers, medical technology companies, government, employers, and private payers. PSMF’s World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit brings together the world’s best minds for thought-provoking discussions and new ideas to challenge the status quo. Our Actionable Patient Safety Solutions (APSS) provide evidence-based processes to help hospitals eliminate errors. Our Open Data Pledge encourages healthcare technology companies to share the data for which their products are purchased. Visit patientsafetymovement.org.



CONTACTS :

David Kodama
Cook + Schmid
dkodama@cookandschmid.com
619-814-2370 x17

More Press Releases

RELX Technology Continues to Take the Lead, Accounting for 60% of China’s E-cigarette Market Share

In Need of Emergency Funds - Avail the Fastest Loan Against Property From Bajaj Housing Finance Limited

Mr. Rohit Gupta, Elected the New Chairman of ASCI

RoboSense RS-LiDAR-M1 Smart LiDAR Sensor Wins AutoSens Awards 2019

Gourmet Passport by Dineout Returns With GOURMETLICIOUS 2019

Myntra Recognized as One of the 100 Best Companies for Women in India

Alliance Group CMD Awarded the Global Indian of the Year 2018-19 for Real Estate

Take Your Business to New Heights With the Bajaj Finserv Business Loan

Boehringer Ingelheim Partners with Inflammasome Therapeutics to Develop Novel Therapies for Patients with Retinal Diseases

Visa B2B Connect Expands to 32 New Countries and Announces Integration With Infosys

DHL Express Announces Annual Price Adjustments for 2020 in India

CSS Corp's Manish Tandon Recognized as the CEO of the Year at CMO Asia Awards 2019

ACG Selects Salesforce to Build 360-Degree Customer View

Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation Appoints Lorenzo A. Flores as Vice Chairman

IPG Photonics to Showcase Latest Innovations at LASER World of PHOTONICS INDIA 2019

CGLytics and Glass Lewis Set a New Standard for Transparency in Equity-based Compensation

Rimini Street Wins Gold Stevie® Award for “Company of the Year – Computer Services” in both the 2019 American Business Awards and the 2019 International Business Awards

Business Tech Leader Zoho Advances Australian Presence, Launches Local Cloud

Amazon Co-founds The Climate Pledge, Setting Goal to Meet the Paris Agreement 10 Years Early

“S BLOCK Dubai 2.0 Summit” Focus Preview

The Number of NIPPON Tablet Terminals Exceeded 80,000 Units!

Andersen Global Expands Reach in London

Limelight Recognized as Leader in Innovation by Frost & Sullivan

 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
President accepts resignation of Madras ...
Congress appoints ex-journalist as spoke...
Bengaluru: Thousands of dead fishes floa...
K'taka: Indian Coast Guard conducts beac...
Int'l Coastal Clean-up Day: Thousands of...
Farmers' march: 11 member farmers delega...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
When Garner tried tongue twisters w... 
Navy chief on 4-day B'desh visit to... 
Research is a necessity, not a luxu... 
Haryana, Maharashtra to go to polls... 
Chandrayaan-2 mission achieved 98% ... 
Sushant, Jaqueline starrer 'Drive' ... 
MP: 4 injured after double storey b... 
'If you have so much confidence in ...