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3.02.2018

2018 Patient Safety Awareness Week Schedule of Events

Monday, March 12, begins UHealth’s observance of Patient Safety Awareness Week — an annual national campaign to increase awareness about patient safety among health care professionals and the public.

This year’s theme is “Every Day is Patient Safety Day!” — an affirmation of our dedication to creating the safest possible environment for our patients and for each other. You’ll see that echoed in our signage, handouts and presentations in the following schedule of events.

Monday, March 12

• 8 a.m.-noon – Educational Table – UHealth Tower, Lobby

• 9-11 a.m. – Educational Table – SCCC, 2nd Floor Inpatient Area

• 9-11 a.m. – Educational Table – Lennar Center, Lobby

• 10 a.m.-noon – Infection Control Hand Hygiene – UHealth Tower, Lobby

• 11 a.m.-4 p.m. – Educational Table – BPEI, Jose Berrocal Auditorium

• 2 p.m. – Jeopardy Challenge – UHealth Tower, Seminar Center

• Movie Viewing – Lives in Our HandsSCCC, Room 1301
Show Times – Clinical Version: 1 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.

• Movie Viewing – Lives in Our HandsBPEI, Jose Berrocal Auditorium
Show Times – Clinical Version: 6:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 3 p.m.
Show Times – Non-Clinical Version: 7 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 13

• 8 a.m.-noon – Educational Table – BPEI, 1st Floor Entrance

• 8 a.m.-noon – Educational Table – UHealth Tower, Lobby

• 9-11 a.m. – Educational Table – SCCC, Radiation Oncology Ground Floor

• 9-11 a.m. – Educational Table – Lennar Center, Lobby

• 10 a.m.-2 p.m. – Infection Control Hand Hygiene – BPEI, 1st Floor Entrance

• 1-3 p.m. – Room of Errors, Presented by Jackson – UHealth Tower, Room 640

• 2 p.m. – Jeopardy Challenge – SCCC, Room 1301

• Movie Viewing – Lives in Our Hands – Lennar Center, Room 221
Show Times – Clinical Version & Moderator:
• 3 p.m. Jessie Desir, M.S., RN, senior nurse educator, UHealth
• 4 p.m. Arthur Freixas, M.P.H., M.B.A., manager, infection control, University of Miami Hospitals and Clinics

Wednesday, March 14

• 8 a.m.-noon – Educational Table – UHealth Tower, Lobby

• 8 a.m.-noon – Poster Board Presentation & Judging – SCCC, Room 1301

• 9-11 a.m. – Educational Table – SCCC, Radiation Oncology Ground Floor

• 10 a.m.-2 p.m. – Infection Control Hand Hygiene – SCCC, Hallway Outside Room 1301

• 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Educational Table – Lennar Center, Lobby

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Poster Board Presentation & Judging – BPEI, Retter Patio

• 1-2 p.m. – Poster Board Presentation & Judging – UHealth Tower, Seminar Center

• Movie Viewing – Lives in Our Hands – UHealth Tower, Seminar Center
Show Times – Clinical Version & Moderators:

• 9 a.m. Tanira B. D. Ferreira, M.D., FCCP, chief medical officer, University of Miami Hospitals and Clinics

• 10 a.m. Yvonne Diaz, M.D., assistant dean for graduate medical education, Miller School of Medicine

• 11 a.m. Yvonne Diaz, M.D., assistant dean for graduate medical education, Miller School of Medicine

• 2 p.m. Julianne Burgos, director of quality management – hospital performance, UHealth

• 3 p.m. David Sinclair, M.D. M.B.A., FACHE, chief patient safety and quality officer, UHealth

Thursday, March 15

Please wear purple today in support of patient safety awareness!

• 8 a.m.-noon – Educational Table – UHealth Tower, Lobby

• 9-11 a.m. – Educational Table – Lennar Center, Lobby

• 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Room of Errors, Presented by Jackson – Lennar Center, Gynecology Oncology Clinic Room

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Outdoor Celebration – Schoninger Research Quadrangle
Educational Table, Poster Board Winner Announced, Wheel of Fortune Prizes

• 2-3 p.m. – Jeopardy Challenge – Lennar Center, 2nd Floor Conference Room

• 2-4 p.m. – Room of Errors, Presented by Jackson – SCCC, Spine Clinic, Room 9 (by cafeteria)

Friday, March 16

• 9-11 a.m. – Educational Table – Lennar Center, Lobby

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