RCSI Hospitals Group Inaugural Quality & Patient Safety Conference

Measuring, Leading and Improving Patient Safety Conference, 17th May 2019

The inaugural RCSI Hospital Group Quality & Patient Safety Conference took place on Friday 17th May, 2019 in the Albert Lecture Theatre, RCSI, 123 St. Stephen’s Green. The historic venue played host to over a hundred healthcare staff from across the Hospital Group and the country. The emphasis on learning was evident throughout the day with speakers and poster presentations on a number of topics within the themes of Measuring, Leading and Improving Patient Safety. A copy of the programme, providing a full list of the topics and speakers, can be downloaded here – 2019 Quality Patient Safety Conference Programme

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Performance Metrics Revisiting Dials and Tin-openers Use and Abuse
Presented by Mr Ian Carter, CEO, RCSI Hospital Group and CEO, Beaumont Hospital

Improving Patient Safety 2019 and Beyond: American Perspectives from a Newfound Irish Citizen
Presented by David J. Ballard, M.D., M.S.P.H., Ph.D., F.A.C.P. Chief Clinical Officer, Mentice AB President, Mentice Inc., Adjunct Professor Health Policy and Management, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Is it possible to work in healthcare and remain well-adjusted?
Presented by Ms. Hadas Levy, Psychologist, Health and Wellbeing Lead, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland

Medico Legal Issues in Clinical Practice – What every Clinician should know
Presented by Mr. Tom Hayes, Partner – Matheson

Can the Irish Health System Learn? Lessons from high-profile UK Investigations
Presented by Mr. John Sweeney, CEO, HCI