New AHRQ SOPS Value and Efficiency Supplemental Items for Hospitals and Medical Offices (Webcast)
Date: Tuesday, January 9, 2018, 2-3 p.m. ET
This webcast from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) features the new Value and Efficiency Supplemental Item Sets for the Surveys on Patient Safety Culture™ (SOPS™) for hospitals and medical offices. These supplemental item sets assess how well an organization’s culture supports value, efficiency, and waste reduction. Surveys are completed by clinical and nonclinical staff. The webcast features a hospital-based survey user’s experience implementing efficiency initiatives and improvements based on survey findings.
Caren Ginsberg, Ph.D.
Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Joann Sorra, Ph.D.
User Network for the AHRQ Surveys on Patient Safety Culture (SOPS)
Cynthia Armstrong Persily, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
Chief Executive Officer
Highland Behavioral Health Services,
and Highland Health Center
If you have any questions or comments, please contact the SOPS User Network at SafetyCultureSurveys@westat.com or call 1-888-324-9749.
About the Surveys on Patient Safety Culture
The Surveys on Patient Safety Culture are a suite of surveys that assess provider and staff opinions about patient safety culture in hospitals, outpatient medical offices, nursing homes, community pharmacies, and ambulatory surgery centers. The patient safety culture surveys program at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) supports the development and promotion of patient safety culture surveys, toolkit materials, and comparative databases and provides technical assistance to users. Learn more about the program at https://www.ahrq.gov/sops/index.html.
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