September is Sepsis Awareness Month and our friends at the Sepsis Alliance have a number of events and other ways to get involved.
Find out more here:
Of particular interest is the 1st World Sepsis Congress, an online event taking place on September 8th and 9th, 2016, packed with speakers and sessions related to prevention of sepsis, patient safety, and quality improvement:
How about joining the Sepsis Awareness Month Photo Challenge? Take a photo of you or your team wearing or using a sepsis awareness product. Post it to to your social media. Don’t forget to use #SAM2016. Find MSQC on Twitter at @MSQCPSO!
MSQC is making its own Sepsis Resources Toolkit publicly available. This toolkit is a handy collection of tools, resources, and examples of best practice, pulled together by the MSQC team to assist facilities in their sepsis prevention efforts. Please feel free to share widely at your hospital and beyond:
And if you're organizing something for Sepsis Awareness Month at your hospital we'd love to know about it, so please let us know!
Skip, Greta and the MSQC Coordinating Center Team.