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Chart & Stethoscope

National PS Registry

Welcome to the Patient Safety section of our pilot project of creating a registry of health care health informatics, quality improvement, and patient safety projects across Canada launched Fall of 2021. Our aim is to increase collaboration between healthcare providers by sharing projects and solutions. Our vision is to have an easily searched and indexed registry to find the projects you are looking for!

We welcome contributions from all healthcare areas.

 

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Adverse events in the paediatric emergency department: a prospective cohort study

Amy Plint - plint@cheo.on.ca

Project Complete

You might have COVID-19: improving patient education
for behaviour change using information design

Samuel Vaillancourt - sam.vaillanncourt@utoronto.ca

Project Complete

A Determination of Emergency Department Pre-Triage Times in Patients not Arriving by Ambulance Compared to Widely Used Guideline Recommendations

Martin Betz - mgbetz@hotmail.com

Preliminary data gathering/ baseline

Cognitive bias in health leaders

Samuel G. Campbell - samuel.campbell@nshealth.ca

Planning/Thinking

Profiles in Patient Safety: Medication Errors in the
Emergency Department

Pat Croskerry - pgcxkerry@gmail.com

Planning/Thinking

Self-documentary in the emergency department:
Perspectives on patients recording their own
procedures

Taofiq Oyedokun - aj.donauer@usask.ca

Preliminary data gathering/ baseline

Establishing research priorities for patient safety in emergency medicine: a multidisciplinary consensus panel

Amy C. Plint - plint@cheo.on.ca

Planning/Thinking

The impact of emergency department crowding on admission decisions and patient outcomes

Huiyin Ouyang - oyhy@hku.hk

Preliminary data gathering/ baseline

Going to the COVID-19 Gemba: Using observation and high reliability strategies to achieve safety in a time of crisis

Jennifer Thull-Freedman - jennifer.thull-freedman@ahs.ca

Project Complete

A Comparison Between Computer-Assisted Self-Triage by Patients and Triage Performed by Nurses in the Emergency Department

Sachin Trivedi - mgbetz@hotmail.com

Preliminary data gathering/ baseline

A Cognitive Autopsy Approach Towards Explaining Diagnostic Failure

Pat Croskerry - pgcxkerry@gmail.com

Planning/Thinking

Profiles in patient safety: A "perfect storm" in the emergency department

Samuel G. Campbell - samuel.campbell@nshealth.ca

Planning/Thinking

Unidentified patients in the emergency department: a historical cohort study

Kara Tastad - kara.tastad@usask.ca

Preliminary data gathering/ baseline

Equality of care between First Nations and non-First
Nations patients in Saskatoon emergency
departments

Rachit Batta - rab886@mail.usask.ca

Preliminary data gathering/ baseline

Parental knowledge of trampoline safety in children

Preliminary data gathering/ baseline