The Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety has awarded $7,500 of funding to two projects through its 2019 Dr. John Wade Patient Safety Initiatives Grant.
The grant recognizes projects in communities which advance the practice, awareness and knowledge of patient safety. The winners are:
- Maggie Ireland and Jessica Brunskill, Brandon Health Center Inpatient Unit
Project: Enhanced Recovery following Colorectal Surgery
- Vera Comerford, Northern Health Region
Project: Reducing Medication Errors on an Acute Care Inpatient Unit
Prairie Mountain Health will feature more information on the BRHC project in an upcoming edition of Health Plus.