Jeanne-Marie Guise, M.D., Oregon Health & Science University, Portland
AHRQ Grant No. HS015800-01
This project brings together simulation technology and team performance training to improve obstetric care and promote safety for women and children, particularly in rural communities. Project leaders developed and tested a standardized curriculum for simulated obstetric emergency response drills and safety. The project toolkit includes:
- The standardized curriculum that consists of simulations and team debriefings.
- Team training modules.
- Two clinical didactics specific to obstetric emergencies.
- A labor and delivery safety attitudes survey.
- A complete electronic obstetric charting tool.
Physicians, nurses, quality and safety professionals, medical simulation experts.
Health Care Setting
Toolkit Web Site
AHRQ Awards More Than $8 Million To Further Implementation of Evidence-Based Patient Safety Findings
June 8, 2005
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