Creating a Culture of Safety

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Resources:

  • Learn more about the different dimensions of safety culture with the Safety Culture Framework.
  • Practice applying the safety culture framework with care studies for long-term care or for home care.
  • Measure your organization’s safety climate with the Institute of Health and Work’s Organizational Performance Metric tool. Take it online, or download and print a copy for your workplace.

Activity: The Impact of Safety Culture on Organizational Outcomes

 

 

What can we learn from this hospital in Roseville, California about a creating a culture of safety and continuous improvement in our own sector?

Discussion Questions:

  • What were the factors or components that allowed this change to happen?
  • What questions were they asking to help facilitate the change? ( human systems grow in the direction of what they ask questions about”)
  • What “pearl” of wisdom are you taking away from the video that you will apply in your own organization?