IN 2001, SORREL KING ADDRESSED THE INSTITUTE FOR HEALTHCARE IMPROVEMENT (IHI) CONFERENCE ABOUT THE DEATH OF HER DAUGHTER JOSIE DUE TO MEDICAL ERRORS. THE JOSIE KING STORY DVD IS USED TO INSPIRE CAREGIVERS, EDUCATORS AND STUDENTS AROUND THE WORLD TO CREATE A CULTURE OF PATIENT SAFETY. HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS USE THE JOSIE KING STORY DVD AS A TRAINING TOOL TO EMPHASIZE THE IMPORTANCE OF COMMUNICATION AND TEAMWORK IN PATIENT SAFETY.

TO VIEW A SHORT CLIP FROM THE JOSIE KING STORY DVD:  CLICK HERE

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TO VIEW ANOTHER SHORT CLIPINTRODUCING THE PARTNERSHIP FOR PATIENTS WITH SORREL KINGCLICK HERE

 

JOSIE’S STORY: A PATIENT SAFETY EDUCATIONAL TOOL

“FACTS PROVIDE US WITH KNOWLEDGE – STORIES PROVIDE US WITH WISDOM.”

WITH THESE WORDS IN MIND THE JOSIE KING FOUNDATION PARTNERED WITH A TEAM OF EDUCATORS FROM DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM WHO SHARED THE SAME FUNDAMENTAL UNDERSTANDING. TOGETHER, THEY FORMED A PATIENT SAFETY CURRICULUM THAT COMBINES THE POWER OF STORY AND THE SCIENCE OF SAFETY WITH INTERACTIVE AND MEANINGFUL EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL — Josie’s Story: A Patient Safety Curriculum

TO READ MORE ABOUT THIS NEW TOOL PLEASE VISIT THE JOSIE KING FOUNDATION: CLICK HERE