HPSC & RCSI to host free evening meeting 'Using front-line ownership to improve patient safety' 2nd September 2014


The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) are to host an evening meeting focusing on 'Using front-line ownership to improve patient safety' on Tuesday 2nd September 2014 at 18:30-20:00 in RCSI, St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2.

The meeting facilitator will be Dr Michael Gardam. Dr Gardam is the Physician Director of Infection Prevention and Control Canada; the National Lead of infection control collaboratives for Safer Healthcare Now! and is a pioneer of using behavioural change approaches, including 'Positive Deviance' and 'Front Line Ownership' to improve patient safety.

The target audience for this meeting is healthcare workers in acute or non-acute settings who are interested in implementing changes to practise which will improve patient safety.

For more information see the meeting flyer

Registration is free and available online