Join AONE in observing Patient Safety Awareness Week
AONE salutes all the nurse leaders and health care professionals who persistently work on improving patient safety. Safety is the cornerstone of providing high-quality care to patients. In America’s hospitals, patient safety is the top priority 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
AONE offers guiding principles and webinars on patient safety topics, the role of nurse executives in patient safety, mitigating violence in the workplace, reducing health care violence by innovative training and man more.
Patient Safety Webinars
Explore the trends in health care violence and innovative tactics hospital security and health professionals are using to manage patients with aggressive behavior.
Learn how nurse leaders can assist their team to improve medication knowledge, spot red flags that can potentially lead to medication errors, and enhance communication about medication with other members of the healthcare team, including patients and their caregivers.
Violence is a serious safety issue for many communities and hospitals across the United States. Pamela Thompson, AONE CEO emeritus, speaks on AONE's toolkit for mitigating violence in the health care workplace and discuss the implications for leadership practice.
Patient Safety Resources
The role of the nurse executive in patient safety is to help lead best practices and establish the right culture across multiple disciplines within the organization.
AONE and the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) released a toolkit on Mitigating Violence in the Workplace. This toolkit provides nurse leaders with the resources needed to understand workplace violence and how to customize a violence prevention plan.
AONE and Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) created the Guiding Principles on Mitigating Violence in the Workplace to assist nurse leaders in systematically addressing measures to manage and reduce violence against health care professionals.