Webinars

Upcoming Webinars 

Topic Date Featured Speaker(s)
Weekly Update on COVID-19
Each week we’ll cover:

  • Respond to the current state of COVID-19 globally
  • Address challenges from the prior week’s webinar
  • Give an opportunity for a live Q&A
Every Friday from 8:00-9:15 AM PT
Sign-up here
Led by PSMF’s Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Donna Prosser, with special guests each week

Past Webinars

Topic Date Featured Speaker(s) and Webinar Archive
SPECIAL TOPIC: What’s the Latest on COVID-19?  March 27, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 AM PDT Donna Prosser, DNP, RN, NE-BC, FACHE, BCPA, Chief Clinical Officer, Patient Safety Movement Foundation
Robin Betts, MBA, HM, RN, CPHQ, Vice President; Quality, Clinical Excellence & Regulatory Services, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Northern California,
Mike Durkin, OBE, MBBS, FRCA, FRCP, DSC, Senior Advisor on Patient Safety Policy and Leadership, Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London
Edward Kelley, PhD: Director, Integrated Health Services, World Health Organization
Arjun Srinivasan, MD, FSHEA: Captain, USPHS, Associate Director for Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Programs, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Presentation
| Webinar Recording 
SPECIAL TOPIC: What’s the Latest on COVID-19?  March 20, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 AM PDT Donna Prosser, DNP, RN, NE-BC, FACHE, BCPA, Chief Clinical Officer, Patient Safety Movement Foundation
Steve Barker, PhD, MD, Board Member, Patient Safety Movement Foundation, Chief Science Officer, Masimo Corporation,
Robin Betts, MBA, HM, RN, CPHQ, Vice President; Quality, Clinical Excellence & Regulatory Services, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Northern California,
Mike Durkin, OBE, MBBS, FRCA, FRCP, DSC, Senior Advisor on Patient Safety Policy and Leadership, Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London
Peter A Dysert II, MD, FCAP Chief, Dept. of Pathology, Residency Program Director, Baylor University Medical Center
Arthur Kanowitz, MD, FACEP, Founder, Airway Safety Movement
Jerika Lam, PharmD, APh, AAHIVP, FCSHP: Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Chapman University School of Pharmacy
Presentation
| Webinar Recording |Resources: Webinar Q&A, Coronavirus Visitor Restrictions – Example
SPECIAL TOPIC: What’s the Latest on COVID-19?  March 13, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 AM PDT Donna Prosser, DNP, RN, NE-BC, FACHE, BCPA, Chief Clinical Officer, Patient Safety Movement Foundation
Steve Barker, PhD, MD, Board Member, Patient Safety Movement Foundation, Chief Science Officer, Masimo Corporation,
Robin Betts, MBA, HM, RN, CPHQ, Vice President; Quality, Clinical Excellence & Regulatory Services, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Northern California,
Mike Durkin, OBE, MBBS, FRCA, FRCP, DSC, Senior Advisor on Patient Safety Policy and Leadership, Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London
Presentation
| Webinar Recording | Resources: Kaiser Permanente: COVID-19 Mitigation Playbook Template, Pregnancy FAQs
SPECIAL TOPIC: What’s the Latest on COVID-19? March 6, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 AM PDT Donna Prosser, DNP, RN, NE-BC, FACHE, BCPA, Chief Clinical Officer, Patient Safety Movement Foundation
Steve Barker, PhD, MD, Board Member, Patient Safety Movement Foundation, Chief Science Officer, Masimo Corporation,
Robin Betts, MBA, HM, RN, CPHQ, Vice President; Quality, Clinical Excellence & Regulatory Services, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Northern California,
Mike Durkin, OBE, MBBS, FRCA, FRCP, DSC, Senior Advisor on Patient Safety Policy and Leadership, Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London
Presentation
| Webinar Recording | Resources: Kaiser Permanente: COVID-19 Mitigation Playbook Template, Pregnancy FAQs
APSS # 14: A Call to Action: Fall Prevention – New Thinking December 5, 2019 10:00 – 11:00 AM PDT Martie Moore, MAOM, RN, CPHQ, Health System Chief Nursing Officer
Presentation | Webinar Recording | Resources: CMS White Paper – Person and Family Engagement Strategy, UPenn School of Nursing – Design Thinking Study
*Credit Designation: MedStar Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
APSS #10: The Advanced Resuscitation Training (ART) System of Care as a Potential Scaffolding for Reducing Preventable Death September 4, 2019 9:00-10:00 AM PDT Daniel Davis, MD, Founder of the UCSD Center for Resuscitation Science
Presentation | Webinar Recording
*Credit Designation: MedStar Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
*Reducing Emergency Department Boarding Time, Hospital Length of Stay, and Inpatient Mortality for Hospitalized Patients after Implementation of an Electronic Throughput Dashboard June 12, 2019 9 AM – 10 AM PDT Brandyn D. Lau, MPH, CPH, Assistant Professor of Surgery & Health Sciences Informatics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Presentation | Webinar recording
*Credit Designation: MedStar Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
APSS #17 – Patient Safety Curriculum for All Health Professionals May 8, 2019, 9 AM – 10 AM PDT Steven Scheinman, MD, President and Dean, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine; EVP and Chief Academic Officer, Geisinger Health
System & Margrit (Peggy) Shoemaker, MD, FACP, Assistant Chair of Internal Medicine, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine; Chair, Geisinger Patient Safety Work Group
Presentation | Webinar recording
Human Factors Workshop: Engineering the Future of Healthcare: Fundamentals of Human Factors and Ergonomics March 13, 2019, 9 AM – 10 AM PDT Kristen Miller, DrPH, CPPS, Scientific Director, National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, MedStar Health,
Sacha Burn, MS, AEP, EDAC, Human Factors Specialist, National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, MedStar Health
Presentation | Webinar recording 
ResourcesThe effect of work hours on adverse events and errors in health care, Findings from large multicentre studies highlight that shifts of 12 h or longer are associated with jeopardised outcomes, MedStar Health National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare Latest Key Publications and Reports, Pediatric Dosing Form Article, VA National Center for Patient Safety, The Daily Plan, Impact of The Daily Plan on Length of Stay and Readmission
Special Interest Topic: Metrics Integrity December 13, 2018, 9:00-10:00 AM PST Robin Betts, MBA-HM, RN, Vice President, Quality, Clinical Effectiveness & Regulatory Services, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan & Hospitals, Northern California
Presentation | Webinar recording
APSS #2F: Getting to ZERO Central-line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI)  September 12, 2018, 9:00-10:00 AM PDT Sarah Burton, MSN/Ed, RNC-NIC, RN-BC, Nurse Educator – Neonatal Intensive Care Unit,
Rebecca Bell, MD, MPH, Pediatric Critical Care Physicians from University of Vermont Children’s Hospital and,
Susan Azarian, BS, RNC-NIC, PICC Coordinator, Tri-City Medical Center
Presentation | Webinar recording
ResourcesCentral Line ChecklistTubing and Dressing Change Validation, UVM Children’s Hospital – PowToon Video | Paediatric and Neonatal Infections: Current Opinion in Infections DiseaseFDA drug Labeling – Chlorhexidine Gluconate-based Topical Antiseptic Products
APSS #6: Hand-off Communications  June 28, 2018, 9:00-10:00 AM PDT Dr. Steven J. Barker, PhD, MD
Chief Science Officer, Masimo; Board Member, Patient Safety Movement Foundation
Edwin Loftin, RN, MBA, FACHE
SVP Integrated and Acute Care Services/Chief Nursing Officer, Parrish Medical Center
PresentationWebinar recording
APSS #4: Anemia + Transfusions
Patient Blood Management
March 14, 2018, 10:00-11:00 AM PST Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr. Kai Zacharowski, ML FRCA
Director, Clinic for Anesthesiology, Intensive Medicine & Pain Management, University of Frankfurt, Germany
PresentationWebinar recording | Patient Blood Management Website, |
APSS #11: Optimizing Obstetric Safety December 13, 2017, 9:00-10:00 AM PST David C. Lagrew Jr., MD, St. Joseph-Hoag Health Region of Providence Healthcare
Presentation | Webinar recording
APSS #9: Early Detection and Treatment of Sepsis October 4, 2017, 9:00-10:00 AM PST Christopher Fee, MD, University of California San Francisco,
Sara Follin McMannus, RN, BSN, MBA, Sepsis Alliance Advisory Board Member, and
Ryan C. Arnold, MD, Christiana Care Health System
Presentation | Webinar recording
APSS #1: Culture of Safety, CANDOR July 26, 2017, 9:00-10:00 AM PST David Mayer, MD, MedStar Health and Tim McDonald, MD, JD, MedStar Institute for Quality and Safety
Presentation | Webinar recording
APSS #8: Airway Safety June 14, 2017, 9:00-10:00 AM PST Art Kanowitz, MD, Securisyn Medical
Presentation | Airway Safety Intro Card | Unplanned Extubation Intro Card |  Webinar recording
APSS #3D: Pediatric Adverse Drug Events April 17, 2017, 9:00-10:00 AM PST James Broselow, MD, eBroselow and Anne Lyren, MD, Children’s Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety
Presentation | eBroselow’s SafeDose Scan