Jamestown Regional Medical Center is observing Patient Safety Awareness week this week, March 3rd – 9th, 2013.
Medication safety and health care culture and safety are the focus of Patient Safety Awareness Week. This year’s theme, Patient Safety 7/365, reminds health care professionals and health consumers that providing safe patient care requires constant dedication and effort, 365 days a year. At JRMC we are dedicated to working together with our patients to provide the safest care possible.
Patient Safety Awareness Week is an annual education and awareness campaign for health care safety led by the National Patient Safety Foundation, NPSF.
It is important to focus on patient safety all year round and recognize the work being done to improve health safety worldwide. This requires a constant effort, 365 days a year.
JRMC is proud of the work that each of our staff does to make JRMC a leading health care provider in our community.
This week is National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week! This week JRMC would like to recognize the cardiac rehab department for the hard work that they do for their patients. Each day the cardiac rehab department helps people with heart disease recover faster from recent heart related events.
To learn more about the cardiac rehab department, plan to attend the JRMC U: Heart Health on Wednesday, February 20th at noon. Please RSVP at ext. 4796.
Thank you to the JRMC Cardiac Rehab staff for your contribution in helping improve the health and physical performance of patients at risk for or diagnosed with heart disease.