Offering the latest news in health care quality and safety, the ISQua blog also features guest posts from the best and brightest in the industry.

September 2020

Watch the Recording: Healthcare workers safety: a Priority for Patient Safety

By | Sep. 26, 2020 | 0

Our panel discusses the mental health of health workers, the concept of the 'second victim' and workplace bullying. How is patient safety affected by these issues and what can be done to keep patients safe?

Published in Virtual Events

Ensuring Safety for Aster Sanad Heroes during COVID-19 (Riyadh,KSA)

By | Sep. 25, 2020 | 0

The COVID 19 pandemic has been testing the resilience of healthcare workers around the globe. With increased patient loads, the constant threat of getting infected, and ordeal of treating the critically ill, there have been increased burnouts and mental health issues. The safety of Healthcare workers is, therefore, a real concern...

Published in Blog

Watch the Recording: Managing Variability in Hospital Patient Flow - Pre- and Post-pandemic

By | Sep. 23, 2020 | 0

Learn from Prof Eugene Litvak of the Institute for Healthcare Optimization (IHO) on how hospitals can manage their capacity and patient flow effectively. This is now more important than ever.

Published in Virtual Events

ISQua Webinar Recording - The Importance of Human Factors in Preventing Harm and Protecting Workers

By | Sep. 18, 2020 | 0

The recording of the second of ISQua's two webinars for World Patient Safety Day 2020 (17th September) is now available.

ISQua Webinar Recording: Psychological Safety - Why understanding voice and silence behaviours is critical to staff and patient safety

By | Sep. 18, 2020 | 0

The recording of the first of ISQua's two webinars for World Patient Safety Day 2020 (17th September) is now available.

A Message from ISQua President, Ms Wendy Nicklin

By | Sep. 17, 2020 | 0

All around the world, people are joining together (virtually) to help celebrate the 2nd World Patient Safety Day. The theme for the day ‘Health Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety’ has never been more relevant. We all work in health care, and all of us know or are front-line staff. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected us all and brought to the forefront the huge challenges and risks health workers face, not just during a pandemic, but every day.

A Message from ISQua President-Elect, Prof Jeffrey Braithwaite

By | Sep. 17, 2020 | 0

ISQua's President-elect, Prof Jeffrey Braithwaite shares his thoughts on how each of us can help influence improvements, how to best network to influence others; and asks, what message will you be sharing?  

Watch the Recording: Communication with Children about Life Threatening Conditions: implications for Long Term Psychological Health

By | Sep. 16, 2020 | 0

Previous studies across the globe have highlighted the importance of communication with children and families, and the impact that telling, or not telling, has on both the patient and their family. Effective communication has been associated with better psychological outcomes, as well as improved treatment adherence and disease progression. Watch this important webinar from the Dept of Psychiatry at the University of Oxford. 

Published in Recorded Events

Regardez l'enregistrement: La place des fonctions "Qualité" dans la période de crise Covid-19

By | Sep. 16, 2020 | 0

Au cours de ce webinaire, vous découvrirez quelles sont les principales compétences “qualité/sécurité” qui peuvent être mobilisées durant une crise telle que celle liée à la Covid-19. Une évaluation de l’utilisation de celles-ci dans différents contextes sera présentée. 

Published in Blog

CAHOTECH 2020

By | Sep. 11, 2020 | 0

The Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organizations (CAHO), India, is hosting its annual Healthcare and Technology showcase as a virtual event this year from 25th to 29th September 2020.

Published in Latest
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