Patient safety

Date: 
Jun 2009

On 12th June 2009 the first Enrich Conference of this year took place in Thessaloniki (Greece), hosted by the 3rd Regional Health Authority of Macedonia. The theme of the Conference was “Patient Safety” one of the EU priorities for the first semester in health. A broad picture at the EU level and regional projects and realities were presented. The information shared was very valuable for the people attending the Conference.

Session I - The state of the art on patient safety at European level

Session II - Training programme in patient safety

Session III - Organizational models and safety management systems

Session IV - Patient safety campaigns and good practises

  • Improving patient safety in Andalusia - Santana
  • Clinical risk management in surgery: surgical check list - Venneri
  • National coordinative organization: Good practices in Greece - Leptokaridou-Lakasa
  • Clinical risk management in the Umbria region: Background, results and future challenges - Gallo