Tag Archives: Safety
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Safer care for pediatric patients at Regina General Hospital

Staff at Regina General Hospital’s Pediatric Inpatient Unit 4F now perform routine checks to ensure pediatric patients (age 17 and under) are wearing identification (ID) wristbands. This helps reduce the likelihood that an ID band is missing prior to tests and procedures such as lab work, medication administration, transportation, and surgery. Initially, when a patient […]
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Daily safety huddles in Mamawetan ensure faster communication

The leadership team in Mamawetan Churchill River Health Region (MCRHR) has made safety a top priority for their organization. By implemented safety huddles and daily safety visual management, safety is talked about every day. These are two of the 17 key elements of the Safety Alert/Stop the Line Initiative. And, they are evidence-based processes that […]