This past week I had the pleasure of attending the IHI’s 25th National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care- a cause for much celebration. Twenty-five years of bringing together thought leaders, providers, institutions, researchers, students AND for the last four years, patient advocates, united in the quest to improve healthcare. Continue reading Reflections on the IHI Forum
August 15th 2013, marked the seventh year in my recovery and rehabilitation from necrotizing fasciitis, sepsis and a host of other nasty preventable hospital-acquired infections. When I look back at the health care system that harmed me, some things have changed for the better, others have not.
Every minute my mind is consumed with new ideas and creative ways to spread the message of patient safety. My earnest prayer is that God would grant me the resources, courage and time to manifest them all into reality for the benefit of others. My dream projects vary widely, but at the heart of them all, is the message of protecting yourself and your loved ones. This blog will mainly focus on those efforts. I hope you will check back often to see how things are progressing. Be Blessed!