gI_89171_NPSF-IHI-logos2 National Patient Safety Awareness Week kicked off with the announcement that two key organizations within the patient safety movement, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and National Patient Safety Foundation,  will merge as of May 1.

IHI President and CEO, Derek Feeley, and NPSF President and CEO, Tejal Gandhi, believe the combined strengths of the two organizations will help to propel the safety agenda and influence the emergence of  systems of safety that reach across the continuum of care.

To learn more, watch the video below, and to read the join press release announcing the merger, click here.

IHI and NPSF Leaders Announce Merger