Survey: Nearly 90% of Students in Health Professions Say Patient Safety Training is Key

Nearly 90 percent of students believe it is extremely important for health professions schools to provide training or skills in patient safety, according to a survey (pdf) by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.

The survey includes responses from 336 registrants in IHI's Open School — which offers students, residents and faculty free online courses on quality improvement, patient safety and other aspects of healthcare professions.

Click here to read the full story on IHI's survey in Becker's Hospital Review.

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