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Hospitals Focus on Training Staff Members, Engaging Patients About Safety Issues
Health Leaders Media - Heather Comak

The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) has sponsored Patient Safety Awareness Week (PSAW) since 2002 as a means of making caregivers, other hospital staff, and community members more aware of patient safety issues. This year, the event is being observed from March 7 to 13, and facilities across the country are using the opportunity to educate and involve their staff and patients.