Patient Safety Awareness Week

Patient Safety Awareness Week is an annual recognition event intended to encourage everyone to learn more about health care safety. During this week, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) seeks to advance important discussions locally and globally and inspire action to improve the safety of the health care system – for patients and the workforce.

Click here for resources from IHI to help organize facility level activities for Patient Safety Awareness Week.


Review Patient Safety terms with this Word Search

Challenge yourself with this Crossword Puzzle

Activities available any day. Submit screenshot or print and email the completed puzzles to to be entered into a raffle.

Kahoot Activities

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Family Resources

Sepsis in Children: A Guide for Families
Family Patient Safety SPS Tips

Staff Resources

Code Green vs Code 36
Staph Aureus


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Humpty Dumpty Fall Prevention Tips

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Complimentary On-Demand Webinars

Webinar Schedule


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Tuesday, March 14

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Institute for Healthcare Improvement logo.

Back to Our Purpose: The Reboot of Service

Tuesday, March 14 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Florida Society for Healthcare Risk Management & Patient Safety.

Changing the way we think about patient safety

Wednesday, March 15 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Institute for Healthcare Improvement logo.

Partnering with Patients to Improve Diagnostic Safety

Wednesday, March 15 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare

Patient Safety Now: PSQH’s exclusive online summit that features five sessions focused on

Thursday, March 16 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Florida Society for Healthcare Risk Management & Patient Safety.

Online "Live" Panel Discussion March 16, 2023: Promoting a Culture of Workplace and Patient Safety. 


Learn More About Patient Safety at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

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