MHA S.A.F.E.R. Approach
Personal Safety and Preparedness
Hospitals increasingly are being recognized as the center of
communities’ preparedness, safety and community health improvement activities.
MHA is working to support these efforts with research and tools that help
hospitals’ build and sustain resilient communities.
MHA’s S.A.F.E.R. initiative offers an expanding set of
resources under five pillars: Safety programs, Approaches to safer care, Facts
to inform decision-making, Educational programming and Regulatory requirements.
Our regulatory, quality improvement and emergency preparedness staff are
coordinating to find, build and deliver information to support hospitals’
efforts on and off campus.
The Missouri Hospital Association, VizientTM Patient Safety Organization and Healthcare Services Group will provide a full suite of expertise, tools and offerings to improve quality, patient safety and care coordination. This comprehensive program elevates hospitals’ patient safety initiatives through a wide range of patient safety activities. Read more.