National Patient Safety Foundation president Diane Pinakiewicz: Podcast Part I

In Part I of our podcast interview, National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) president Diane Pinakiewicz and I discuss:

  • The origins of the patient safety movement leading up to the founding of NPSF in the mid-90s
  • What’s been accomplished since then in terms of understanding the patient safety problem and doing something to improve it
  • How the lessons from other high-risk industries are being translated to health care
  • Why patients have to be part of the team to reduce errors
  • Patient Safety Week
April 6, 2011

2 thoughts on “National Patient Safety Foundation president Diane Pinakiewicz: Podcast Part I”

  1. Pingback: National Patient Safety Foundation president Diane Pinakiewicz: Podcast Part 2 | Health Blog

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *