The Mission of the Louise H. Batz Patient Safety Foundation is to help prevent medical errors by ensuring patients and families have the knowledge they need to promote a safe hospital experience for their loved ones, and to support innovative advancements in patient safety.
Our hope is that you and your family can use this guide in order to improve the quality of your hospital stay. We hope that by using the guide, you will be better equipped to aid your care team in assuring a safe stay.
Our greatest hope is that families, patients, and caregivers will work together as a TEAM to improve safety in our hospitals.
Because of the dedication and commitment of people like you, we are disrupting the 3rd leading cause on the death in the United States. Together as a community, we can make going to the hospital safer for everyone.