After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

1.  Recognize the nature of error and how healthcare providers can work interprofessionally to learn from errors and  improve patient safety
2. Identify which actions can be taken to improve patient safety.
3. Describe why there should be greater emphasis on patient safety.


Paula Griswold, MS
Executive Director
Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

Session date: 
10/01/2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm EDT
Baystate Health Education Center
361 Whitney Ave
Holyoke, MA 01040
United States
  • 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
    Baystate Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PA’s should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 2.00 ACPE Contact Hours
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 2.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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