Australian Patient Safety Foundation


April 2011


International Classification for Patient Safety
CareTrack Australia
Incident Reporting in Medical Imaging
Recent Communication
President's Report

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August 2008


Avoid IT Investment with On-Demand Software
AIMS Version 4.1 Release
Australian Patient Safety Foundation - 20 Years of Making Healthcare Safer

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April 2008


Patient Safety Taxonomy a must says ASHRM
AIMS Classifier Certification
High Severity Incidents more common in Developing Countries
Healthcare workers rarely confront collegues on Mistakes in Patient Safety

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December 2007


AIMS Version 4.0
Anaesthesia Algorithms in Kentucky USA
Safety and Ethics in Healthcare - A Guide to Getting it Right
AIMS expands into South Africa
Prof. Bill Runciman receives prestigious Pugh award

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August 2006


275% Increase in Error Reporting Rate
Change for the Better - 122,300 Lives Saved!
AIMS Classification Update
Safety and Quality Conference Dates

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April 2006


AHRQ Survey Shows Mixed Results on Status of Patient Safety
Just Culture Overcoming Obstacles to Error Reporting
AIMS Helpful Hints Classifying Aggression Incidents
Safety and Quality Conference Dates

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December 2005


Review Validates AIMS as a Positive Change Agent
Hospital Design & Patient Safety
Need for Large Repositories of Data
Sentinel Event Reporting
Additions to PSI Team
APSF Research
APSF Publications
S&Q Conference Dates

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2005 Aug


Five Years on Are we Any Safer?
Overseas Doctors Under Scrutiny Following Dr. Death Allegations
Clinician Fatigue & Patient Safety
ICE In Case of Emergency
AIMS Tips & Hints - Speciality HITS Explained
APSF Research
APSF Publications
S&Q Conference Dates

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2005 Apr


University of Miami Medical Group Installs AIMS
The New Zealand Accident Compensation (ACC) Installs AIMS
International Recognition for AIMS
Pathology/Laboratory Healthcare Incident Type (HIT) Release
The US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) 2004 National Healthcare Quality Report
Tribute to APSF Member, Dr John Williamson FANZCA
APSF Summit 2005: Innovations in Patient Safety for Clinical Leaders
Patient Safety Book Reviews
S&Q Conference Dates

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2004 Dec


NSW Public Health System Installs AIMS
AIMS Workshop in Hong Kong
The IHI 100,000 Lives Campaign
Baxter 2004 NSW Health Awards
South Australian Department of Health Safety and Quality Newsletter
Crisis Management in Anaesthesia
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) International Primary Care Patient Safety Taxonomy Conference
Review of Barriers to Reporting Blood & Blood Products Incidents
S&Q Conference Dates

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2004 Sept


AIMS: The Cornerstone of High Reliability Organisations
AIMS in the United States
National Patient Safety Education Framework Project
APSF Research: ASPF Member Recognised
Zero Tolerance Policies
Analysis of AIMS3 Falls Data
Book Review: Health Care & Notions of Risk
World Alliance for Patient Safety S&Q Conference Dates

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2004 June


APSF Summit 2004
PSI Cocktail Reception
AIMS 3 Roll-out South Australia NSW Health AIMS Pilot
Violence in the Health Workplace Sharing Initiatives: What Patients Want
APSF Research: Reports, Resources PSI News: New Staff Members, Launch of PSI Web Site
S&Q Conference Dates

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2004 Mar


AIMS Showcased at HIMSS
Sharing Initiatives - A Complaints Solution
Safety Culture - Near Misses
APSF Summit, 21 May 2004
APSF Research - Anaesthesia Database - Useful Resources - Recent Publications - Patient Safety Books

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2003 Dec


IOM Report - Patient Safety Advanced AIMS Features
PSI Wins AHII Award
AIMS in Miami, Florida
New PSI Staff Member
Sharing Initiatives - NSW Health Baxter Awards
APSF Summit 21 May 2004
Safety Culture
APSF Research Update

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2003 Sept


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2003 June


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2003 Mar


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2002 Dec


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2002 Sept


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2002 June


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2002 Mar


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2001 Dec


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2001 June


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