August 16-17, 2010
Day 1: August 16, 2010 Day 2: August 17, 2010
8:30 - 8:45 a.m.
Introduction and Conference Objectives (TR)
8:45 - 9:45 a.m.
Session I: Overview
Overview of Patient Safety in HealthcareJames Battles
Overview of Patient Safety in NeonatologyG. Suresh
9:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Session 2: Research Methods in the Topic of Patient Safety
Measurement of Patient Safety EventsE. Thomas
Identifying Causal and Contributory Factors, Event InvestigationG. Blike
Human Factors Engineering Research in Patient Safety Yan Xiao
Effects of Work Schedules and Fatigue on Patient SafetyC. Landrigan
Evidence-Based Medicine and Patient Safety InterventionsR. Soll
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
Session 3: Unique Patient Safety Issues in the NICU
Medication and TPN ErrorsStu Levine
Respiratory Care and Ventilator Errors C. Snijders
Invasive Procedures and Healthcare Associated InfectionsG. Suresh
Delivery Room Errors, Teamwork, CommunicationE. Thomas
Patient ID Errors J. Gray
Diagnostic ErrorsM. Giulano
The Role of Information Technology in Neonatal Patient SafetyR. Kaushal
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Group A: Generic Issues on Patient SafetyGautham Suresh/Rose Higgins
Group B: Neonatology-Specific Patient Safety IssuesTonse Raju/Soll
Adjourn Day 1
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Session 4: Disclosure, Responding to Adverse Events and Family Involvement
Disclosure of Errors and Adverse EventsT. Gallagher
Risk Management and Medical-Legal Issues S. Donn
Family Involvement to Promote Patient Safety M. Hatlie
9:45 - 10:45 a.m.
Session 5: Establishing Learning Systems
Establishing Learning Systems and Patient Safety Organizations A. Helwig
Organizational Culture of Safety & High-Reliability OrganizationsE. Thomas
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Session 6: Patient Safety in Education and Training:
Simulation-Based Training for Patient SafetyG. Blike
Patient Safety in Educational CurriculaJ. Battles
Balancing Education and Training Needs with Patient Safety C. Landrigan
12:15 - 1:30 p.m.
Working Lunch and Breakout Groups
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Summary and Concluding Session:
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