Maryland Patient Safety Center

Keeping Maryland healthcare safe.

The Maryland Patient Safety Center is recognized as a national leader in patient safety.  As a model of patient safety innovation and implementation, we convene providers, patients and families across the healthcare continuum to prevent avoidable harm and provide safe and equitable healthcare for all.

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The Maryland Patient Safety Center and the Mid-Atlantic Patient Safety Organization Announce Annual Call for Solutions!

The Minogue Award for Patent Safety Innovation was created by the Center’s Board of Directors to recognize and honor the enduring contributions made by the Center’s first President and Executive Director, William Minogue, MD, FACP.  The solution selected to receive the Minogue Award for Patient Safety Innovation will demonstrate measurable change, exhibit strong collaboration, and be innovative. 

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MAPSO will offer a new award to recognize an individual from any organization that is a member of an AHRQ federally listed Patient Safety Organization.  This includes patient safety organizations outside of Maryland. Nominees should be individuals that exemplify the attitudes and values that advance a patient safety culture. Nominees may come from any job role or discipline and are not required to be clinical or in leadership positions. 

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Want more information on these awards before applying or nominating a deserving healthcare workers? Join us for a free info session:

October 3, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm   I

Perinatal/Neonatal Safety

Education & Training Schedule

Health Equity

Caring for the Caregiver: Implementing RISE



Safety Forums

PSO Forums are open to all Patient Safety Officers and anyone with a professional interest in patient safety.

December 7    I   1:00-3:00 pm   I   PSO Forum   I  Hybrid

Safe Tables are open to Mid-Atlantic PSO members only.  Visit the Mid-Atlantic PSO website for more information.

October 5     I   1:00-3:00 pm    I    Safe Table  I   In-Person

Please contact VP of Operations, Bonnie DiPietro, with questions.