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Patient Safety Awareness Week Is March 4-10

The theme of this year’s Patient Safety Awareness Week — Be Aware for Safe Care —highlights the need to involve everyone in ensuring the safety of the health care process. The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), the founding sponsor of the event, encourages hospitals to observe the week by educating patients, families and community members. Tools and educational materials are available on the NPSF website.