Save hours of time normally spent searching through books, files, clippings and the Internet, and find exactly what you need about Joint Commission changes and the latest OSHA developments.
Visit the Hospital Safety Center at www.hospitalsafetycenter.com
Expanding upon the best practices and advice presented each month in Briefings on Hospital Safety, the Hospital Safety Center allows users to grab important information at the click of a mouse, download useful sample forms and policies, and network with others in the safety community. This online resource cuts through the regulatory clutter, delivering only the most practical up-to-the-minute information related to healthcare safety, as well as the tools and expert advice that safety officers need to get their job done right.
There are two levels of access to the Hospital Safety Center that provide valuable, up to date and convenient news, best practices, regulatory updates, and sample tools from our extensive database to help you keep on top of regulations and guidelines and keep your facility safe!
Level 1: Standard membership
With a Hospital Safety Center standard membership, you’ll gain complete access to
- Briefings on Hospital Safety
This 12-page monthly newsletter provides safety committees with crucial information, and offers clear-cut guidance on how to improve and ensure hospital safety. As part of Hospital Safety Center, you’ll enjoy your newsletter in print and have access to electronic archives online. Quickly search through past issues to find just the article and sample forms that you were looking for.
- Healthcare Security Alert Online
You’ll receive monthly improvement strategies for your security plans, including quality advice and analysis. Hospital Safety Center also features an online archive of past Alerts so best practices are just a click away.
- Special Reports
Hospital Safety Center members enjoy subscriber-only special reports updating you on important regulatory and Joint Commission developments.
- Hospital Safety Insider e- newsletter
Each week this email newsletter gives you breaking news about safety-related incidents at hospitals around the country, as well as the latest regulatory updates, all archived and searchable online.
- Safety Talk, with searchable online archive
We know how helpful it is to network with your peers and learn from their experiences. Our online chat group Safety Talk allows you to do just that. Best of all, Safety Talk now features a searchable online archive. It’s easy to find and return to topics again and again so you’ll always have the solutions to your most challenging day-to-day safety questions.
- Mac’s Safety Space
This blog, written by our resident hospital safety expert Steve MacArthur, tackles the hospital safety issues that matter most to you. You’ll be able to post response questions, as well as provide feedback and read feedback from your peers.
Level 2: Platinum Membership
This premium level access to Hospital Safety Center provides a comprehensive searchable resource that brings you up-to-the minute hospital-specific regulatory information and tools!
With Hospital Safety Center Platinum, you get all the benefits of a standard membership, plus immediate access to:
- A comprehensive healthcare safety regulatory database
Does connecting all of the different regulations and standards for your hospital safety program mean hours of searching regulatory manuals, files and government sites? Find the information you need fast, with this comprehensive regulatory compliance database, searchable by keyword topic or by regulatory body, including:
- The Joint Commission
As a Platinum member, you’ll not only have instant access to thousands of the most up-to-date regulations and standards across all agencies (including state regulations), but also interpretations of those regulations so you’ll know exactly what you need to do in order to comply. Best of all, the database is updated whenever there is a change in regulations or standards, with all of the updates indexed so you can quickly find out what’s new.
- An extensive forms library
Save time and frustration with more than 110 tools you need for compliance on demand! Download sample forms, policies, procedures, checklists, training materials, and more. Everything you need is here and most are customizable downloads!
- Risk assessment tools
Hospital Safety Center Platinum also offers step-by-step process tools for conducting a hazard vulnerability analyses, establishing interim life safety measures, and performing an infection control risk assessment—complete with downloadable, customizable assessment tools. It's easier than ever to stay survey ready and in compliance at your facility.
- Exclusive product discounts
Hospital Safety Center Platinum members enjoy special 20% savings on other hospital safety resources that will help you meet regulatory demands and stay in compliance.
Visit the Hospital Safety Center at www.hospitalsafetycenter.com for free samples and more information!
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Briefings on Hospital Safety
Editorial Advisory Board
Group Publisher: Emily Sheahan, firstname.lastname@example.org
Associate Editor: Jaclyn Beck, email@example.com
Freelance Writer: Joanne Finnegan
Contributing Editor: Steven MacArthur, Safety Consultant, The Greeley Company, Marblehead, MA,
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Emergency Services Institute/WakeMed
Paul Penn, MS, CHEM, CHSP
|Dalton Sawyer, MS, CHEP
Director, Emergency Preparedness and Continuity Planning
UNC Health Care
Chapel Hill, NC
|Joseph Cocciardi, PhD, MS, CSP, CIH
Cocciardi & Associates
Corp. E&O Safety Director
Cape Fear Valley Health System
|Elizabeth Di Giacomo-Geffers, RN, MPH, CSHA
Di Giacomo-Geffers and Associates
Trabuco Canyon, CA
|Barry D. Watkins, MBA, MHA, CHSP
Senior EC Specialist
Carolinas HealthCare System
|Zach Goldfarb, EMT-P, CHSP, CEM
Incident Management Solutions, Inc
East Meadow, NY
|Kenneth S. Weinberg, PhD
Safdoc Systems, LLC
|Ray W. Moughalian, BS, CHFRM
|Earl Williams, HSP
|John L. Murray Jr., CHMM, CSP, CIH
|Pier-George Zanoni, PE, CSP, CIH
St. Johns, MI