Has your hospital struggled with engaging staff in patient safety initiatives? Learn how Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) has utilized March as “Patient Safety Month” to engage and educate staff on High-Reliability Organization (HRO) concepts.
About the Speaker:
Meredith Pelty is a Patient Safety Coordinator for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Before starting her career in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Meredith worked as a Registered Nurse in Labor and Delivery and as a Clinical Faculty member at UCLA School of Nursing. Prior to earning her MSN at UCLA, she worked as a pediatric pain researcher with oncology and sickle cell patients. Meredith’s background also includes a Master‘s and Doctorate in Psychology. She specialized in severe mental illness, behavioral disorders, and learning disorders in children and adolescents. Her current role includes system administration for RL6 :Risk.