PROFESSIONALS FOR PATIENT SAFETY
*There is no fee for membership
Members are those who attend five or more meetings in one year and
participate in some activities helping to raise awareness about patient safety
Empowering Patients, One Community at a Time
About Professionals for Patient Safety
Professionals for Patient Safety are members of the health care workforce (current or retired), patient advocates
and people who care for others as caregivers,who want to empower patients and their families to navigate the
healthcare system for safe, quality care.
As a PPS member you will use your knowledge and experiences to educate members of the public and each other
about patient safety and best practices. You will help them and each others learn to navigate the healthcare system
to achieve the best possible outcomes. Meetings of like-minded individuals explore concerns, real stories and solutions
to empower the public. If you care about patients, and want to talk about and learn more about patient safety, you
want to join us and participate. For meeting times and information call (516) 579-4711.
To invite or be a speaker on any number of patient safety topics including medication safety, health literacy, hospital acquired infections, communication and much more, call or e-mail email@example.com Please call: (516) 579-4711 to learn more and find out about our next meeting on Long Island. Most meetings are the second Monday night of the month.
Meeting start with introductions, topic for discussion or guest speaker and anyone who has a patient safety concern is encouraged to share what is on their mind. To be respectful of each other, we follow these simple rules: At Pulse We.................
Individual speakers, workshops, round table discussions and symposiums are available on a variety of topics.
Contact Pulse CPSEA to arrange a professional speaker to come to your community or to present to your organization or if you would like to come to the next meeting to present to the PPS. 516-579-4711.
*To be considered a member, you should plan to attend at least five meetings a year and participate in some committee work.
PPS FOUNDING MEMBERS 2014
Marissa Abram, PhD, PMHNP-BC CASAC
Leslie Farrington, MD
Andrea Goldstein, RN, MS
Beverly R. James, RN, BSN
Eva O’Brien, RN
Clemencia Solorzano, PharmD
EVENTS, PAST AND UPCOMING