Patient safety

2013 Steering Group meeting, Bordeaux, France

21-22 October 2013
Bordeaux, France

The High 5s Steering Group meeting took place in Bordeaux, hosted by the French Authority for Health (HAS) and OMEDIT. The Steering Group meeting saw the participation of representatives from the lead technical agencies (LTAs) and experts from Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United States of America, as well as from the WHO Patient Safety Programme and Joint Commission International. The meeting discussed global issues and national progress achieved by hospitals and LTAs implementing the Standard Operating Protocols.