LifeWings in the Press
Read about the success of our programs and our clients who are making dramatic patient safety improvements every day.
Wexner Transforms Patient Safety with Crew Resource Management
In 2010, leaders at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, an essential hospital in Columbus, Ohio, decided it was time for a change—not just another project, but transformative improvements to patient safety and hospital culture. Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer Susan Moffatt-Bruce, MD, PhD, MBA, recalls that the hospital’s leaders knew “quality was going to become more and more important” in coming years. She remembers then-university President E. Gordon Gee, EdD, JD, saying, “We need to go from excellence to eminence.” Read more from America’s Essential Hospitals, Michelle Rosenfeld.
LifeWings Announces “Get it Right” Initiative to Prevent Inadvertent Deaths.
End-of-life care is garnering significant attention, and health care teams are not prepared to discern the type of care required with different directives. To help hospitals and caregivers get started on the process of assessing and planning for improvement in this critical area, LifeWings is making their Resuscitation Checklist available on their website.