Maine Critical Access Hospital Patient Safety Collaborative
Cutler, Population Health and Health Policy
The Maine CAH Patient Safety Collaborative is a network of the 16 Critical Access Hospitals in Maine and other interested stakeholders to advance best practices of patient safety in Maine. The purpose of the Collaborative is to work on common issues related to patient safety and quality improvement. The Collaborative will serve as a forum for the development and implementation of specific quality improvement initiatives, review of best practices, future grant opportunities, shared resources and benchmarking, and policy development particular to small rural hospitals in Maine. Maine Quality Forum funds the project
Learn more at the Critical Access Hospital Patient Safety Collaborative website.
Tupper, J. (2010). Maine critical access hospital patient safety collaborative. Presented at the Muskie School Grand Rounds: Topics in Healthcare Policy & Practice, Portland, ME.