Patient safety

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News from the regions

A half yearly round-up of regional PFPS news

Patient Empowerment the Focus of Patient Safety Workshop

October 2006

Patients pledge to fight medical errors throughout the Americas

May 2006

PAHO Regional Patients for Patient Safety Workshop

The first regional workshop event for Patients for Patient Safety and was held in San Francisco in May 2006.

Launch of the London Declaration

Patients for Patient Safety have launched the London Declaration after their inaugural workshop held at the end of last year. This Declaration brings together the global voice of patients and consumers, outlining their vision for the future of safe health care and the commitment and motivation for patients to be involved in the work of the World Alliance.

Inaugural Patients for Patient Safety Workshop

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The first Patients for Patient Safety Workshop was held in London in November 2005 and brought together a group of 21 patients and patient safety advocates.