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.

Canada - exclusive screening of To Err is Human

By | Sep. 16, 2019 |

Join CPSI, Patient for Patients Safety Canada, HSO and CAE Healthcare on September 17th at the Ottawa Art Gallery or virtually online to celebrate the first World Patient Safety Day! Watch an exclusive screening of To Err is Human, participate in a panel discussion, and network with senior Canadian Healthcare leaders who are working to make care safer.

India - Wockhardt Group Hospitals

By | Sep. 12, 2019 |

Wockhardt Group Hospitals, which is a chain of super-speciality hospitals in India are organizing a week-long event on Patient safety across all their Group Hospitals from 13-17th Sept 2019.

Open Access Articles

By | Sep. 12, 2019 |

Open access articles on Patient Safety

India - QAI Standee

By | Sep. 12, 2019 |

The Quality & Accreditation Institute (QAI), India have designed a Standee which is being sent to all healthcare institutions in their database as well put up on their website for use.

BMJ Article: Raising and responding to frontline concerns in healthcare

By | Sep. 12, 2019 |

Raising and responding to frontline concerns in healthcare

Switzerland - Conference: Journée Latine de l'Excellence en Santé

By | Sep. 12, 2019 |

Hôpitaux Universitaires Genève (HUG) are hosting a one day conference on the theme: Creating the framework conditions for the success of quality initiatives.

Ireland - 2nd Annual National Maternity Hospital Patient Safety Awareness Week (PSAW)

By | Sep. 12, 2019 |

The National Maternity Hospital, Holles Street, Dublin, Ireland are hosting their 2nd annual National Maternity Hospital Patient Safety Awareness Week (PSAW) 2019 from 21st - 25th October 2019. 

Australia Seminar - Safety in Healthcare - State of the Art or State of Mind

By | Sep. 12, 2019 |

In recognition of the World Health Organisation’s World Patient Safety Day, Professor Cliff Hughes will be speaking on the topic, Safety in Healthcare - State of the Art or State of Mind.

South Africa - COHSASA and Cape Town

By | Sep. 11, 2019 |

In Cape Town and the Western Cape, hospitals will drape orange around their buildings and grounds in honour of World Patient Safety Day. 

Ireland - Observing World Patient Safety Day in Ireland

By | Sep. 11, 2019 |

The Irish Health Service (Health Service Executive (HSE)) and the Department of Health are looking forward to celebrating World Patient Safety Day and are linking to undertake a number of events to mark World Patient Safety Day on the 17th September 2019.

Malaysia - Seminar & Launching 1st Global Patient Safety Day

By | Sep. 11, 2019 |

The Ministry of Health Malaysia and the Malaysian Society for Quality in Health (MSQH) are jointly hosting a one-day Seminar and the launch of world patient safety day at the Everly Hotel in Putrajaya on 17th September. 

World Patient Safety Day 2019 - Virtual Coffee Break Featured

By | Sep. 5, 2019 |

Tuesday, 17th September 2019 14:00 PM - 14:45 BST (UTC+01)


Please join us for this special edition of the ISQua Virtual Coffee Break, where we will be celebrating World Patient Safety Day!


This Virtual Coffee Break is open for everyone to attend.