Patient Safety Community of Practice
For more than a decade, TMIT Global has operated a patient safety community of practice of healthcare leaders who collaborate on the most important topics threatening patients. Launched during the national role out of The Leapfrog Group national survey that TMIT Global designed, funded, and tested. The more than 1,200 hospitals and systems who participated were taught how to improve their patient safety programs. The 5 C’s of Collaborative Innovation®was used to build the community over more than 130 sequential monthly webinars and delivery of more than 250,000 hours of continuing medical education. Click Here to access the recorded webinars.
The following article regarding Health Information Technology includes a timeline of the TMIT Global activities undertaken through collaboration between the members of the national community of practice.
Leaders of major patient safety programs co-authored the paper addressing a number of critical issues. It addressed the evolving risks with Electronic Health Records. It provides a historical perspective regarding the patient safety subject matter topics important to the healthcare system.
The authors were quality and safety leaders of a number of leading healthcare organizations and offer a balance perspective a number of important topics.
The following safety timeline of activities that have been undertaken by our TMIT Global associated experts to develop national guidelines and R&D that led to the development of a number of innovations in the domain of patient safety.