This module will introduce the concept of a culture of safety: what it means, and how such a culture can be established. Examples from healthcare and other industries will be used to illustrate key themes, including:
Throughout this module we will use two clinical sites, Healthy Home Hospital (HHH) and Casual Care Clinic (CCC), to illustrate differences in cultures. We will also meet Tim, who previously worked for CCC and is now employed at HHH. Through his eyes we hope to illustrate the differences between institutional cultures.
Beau Wiseman, MEd
Victoria S. Kaprielian, MD