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Patient Safety Awareness Week is March 13-19!

Sponsored by the National Patient Safety FoundationPatient Safety Awareness Week is a platform to increase awareness about patient safety among health professionals and the public.
In celebration of Patient Safety Awareness Week UWMC faculty and staff have come together to demonstrate how they are united in safety through a patient safety awareness video.
Please join us on March 14 at 1pm in Plaza Café conference rooms AB&C for the Patient Safety Heroes reception hosted by Geoff Austin, Interim Executive Director. The Patient Safety Hero award is given to faculty and staff who have gone above and beyond to intervene on behalf of patients. The reception will be followed by an ice cream sundae bar in honor of our heroes.