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Safety Store is an online store for safety resources and educational programs available from the Safety Institute at no charge.

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Safe injection practices meeting proceeding

Meeting Proceedings
Summary proceedings of Safer designs for safer injections: Innovations in process, products and practices, an open meeting convened by the Premier healthcare alliance in collaboration with the Safe Injection Practices Coalition on April 26, 2011

One and Only Campaign
13 minute video to educate healthcare providers on safe injection practices and correct myths and misperceptions.

Governance Education Conference 2010

Sustainable and Safe Healthcare: Return on Investment

Green, Sustainable and Safer Environments Becoming a Key Component Of The Corporate Strategy.

Gina Pugliese, Premier Safety Institute
Susan Vickers, RSM, Catholic Healthcare West
Christina Vernon Ayers, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

The Business Case for Energy Management: How to Save Millions and be "green"

Electronic energy procurement nets significant savings.

Gina Pugliese, Premier Safety Institute
Al Neuner, Geisinger Health System

Visit GreenCorner for member case studies on green and sustainable healthcare

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Hand Hygiene Video

Hand Hygiene Saves Lives: CDC Patient Admission Video

This video, available in English and Spanish teaches two key points to hospital patients and visitors to help prevent infections: the importance of practicing hand hygiene while in the hospital, and that it is appropriate to ask or remind their healthcare providers to practice hand hygiene as well.

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Greener, Safer Environment

White paper on energy efficiency

Safe and Green Healthcare Design

Leading your healthcare organization toward energy efficiency: A call to action.

Roadmap to Safer Healthcare - Board's Role, January 2009

Safe and Green Healthcare Design

Premier Governance Conference, January 2009. Gary Cohen addresses the role of leaders in reducing the impact of healthcare on the environment, global warming, greenhouse gases, health, and disease. Clark Reed offers a roadmap for leading the charge for one of biggest challenges -reducing energy use and its impact on public health.

Gary Cohen,
Executive Director, Health Care Without Harm

Clark Reed, Facilities Director, Energy Star, EPA

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Needlestick Prevention


CDC Sharps Injury Prevention CD

Limit 2 per order, while supplies last.

Materials for designing, implementing and evaluating a sharps injury prevention program on CD.  Produced by the Department of Health and Human Services and The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    A program designed for:

    Infection control and occupational health personnel

    Healthcare Administrators

    Sharps Injury Prevention Committees

    Click here to order 

CDC Sharps Safety Pamphlet

CDC Sharps Safety Pamphlet

New, free CDC pamphlet on sharps safety. 2-page tri-fold; easy to download and print.


Premier Needlestick Prevention Brochure

Needlestick Prevention Brochure

Twelve page brochure summarizing risks of needlestick injuries, work practice prevention strategies, safety devices, device evaluation, post-exposure follow up, and sharps disposal.

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Patient safety - tools

Tools and Path to Success in Reducing Pressure Ulcers and Associated Harm, February 2009

Faculty: Jan Fitzgerald MS,RN,CPHQ.
Director Quality and Medical Management Baystate Medical,
Springfield MA

Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis Presentation (DVT), March 2007

Case Study Approaches for Implementing a Systematic Approach for the prevention of DVT.

Faculty: Alpesh Amin, M.D., M.B.A.  - University of California
John R. (Rick) LeMoine, MD, FACP  - Sharp HealthCare
Jennifer Bourguignon - Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Compilation of Premier Safety Share - Patient Safety Tools

Premier Safety Share Newsletter

Each issue of Safety Share contains four to five popular and frequently used safety tools and resources on patient, worker and environmental safety. Archive of patient safety tools.
Sign up to receive your free Safety Share Newsletter with Patient Safety Tools.

Patient safety program guide for "getting started"

Patient Safety Program Guide

Selected tools include a generic system-wide safety program based on a large urban system with multiple care sites. The program or plan is accompanied by several related documents, all of which may be customized as needed. Six documents are as follows.

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Energy Leadership Forum Educational Series

Premier Safety Share Newsletter

Join healthcare leaders to discuss the bottom line and business case for energy management.  Click here to learn about future events.

  • March 2011 Teleconference - Program: Low risk high return investments, positive cash flow, increased bottom line = energy efficiency
  • July 2009 Teleconference - Uncovering energy savings in building design and operations Cosponsored with American Society of Healthcare Engineering (ASHE)
  • June 2009 Teleconference - The business case: a strategic energy management plan for health care.
  • May 2009 - Special half-day workshop, Chicago IL: Energy efficiency and renewable energy in health care - Cosponsored with Practice Greenhealth
  • April 2009 - Teleconference: Improve operating margins with energy efficiency and new purchasing strategies
  • January 2009 Conference: Premier Governance Meeting
  • January 2009 Conference: Financing Infrastructure with Energy Savings audiofile and slides
  • August 2008 Teleconference: Reverse Auctions for Energy Procurement, audiofile and slides

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