Programs in Operation
PATIENT’S HOSPITAL SAFETY GUIDE
Preventable medical errors, the 3rd leading cause of death, happen in all hospitals every day, even the highest-rated. Most are never reported. Every hospital patient is at risk.
Description: A mobile app available from the App Store or Play Store that can help patients protect themselves, and advocates help protect their patients, against preventable medical errors while in a hospital.
This app was developed in co-operation with leading medical professionals and can help hospital patients, their families, and advocates understand, avoid, and deal with preventable errors.
THE COVID-19 HOSPITAL PREPARATION GUIDE FOR PATIENTS
An online guide for COVID-19 patients.
Programs Currently in Development
PATIENT SAFETY REPORTING SYSTEM
An incident reporting system for hospital patients.
COALITION FOR PATIENT SAFETY
APRA supports patient safety advocates through our Coalition for Patient Safety. For further information contact us.
SAFE PATIENT PROJECT
Community and business organization initiatives designed to inform and educate people about how to protect themselves from preventable harm. Hospital initiatives designed to improve patient safety with the goal of reducing the number of preventable injuries and deaths.
Communities and Businesses
This program promotes and facilitates dialogues with communities and businesses about hospital patient safety. The purpose is to reduce preventable patient harm by raising awareness and educating people about how to protect themselves from preventable harm while in a hospital. For further information contact us.
APRA partners with hospitals to reduce the number of deaths due to preventable medical errors by identifying and facilitating the implementation of best practices to achieve a transformation in patient safety and fair medical treatment. For further information contact us.
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