Expert Hearing - Patient Safety in Home Care

Expert Hearing - Patient Safety in Home Care

Expert Hearing - Patient Safety in Home Care

An expert hearing took place at the end of the research project SHAPE. on February, 23rd 2017. The aim of this event was to present and reflect research results, and examine their connectivity together with the participants. In addition, the event should stimulate debate about the topic of patient safety and a more intensive examination of home care for ventilated and other technology dependent patients in the context of health services research in Germany.

Programme Overview

Hedwig Francois-Kettner
Welcome Speech

Univ.- Prof. Dr. Michael Ewers
Patient safety in home care for ventilated patients - Introduction

Christiane Schaepe BScN, MPH
Safety in home care from perspective of ventilated patients and their relatives

Dr. Yvonne Lehmann
Safety in home mechanical ventilation from health professionals' perspective

Judith Czakert BScN, MA
International recommendations for safety in home care - Lessons learned from scoping review

Univ.- Prof. Dr. Michael Ewers
Safety in home care for ventilated patients - Recommendations

 

Panel Discussion


o   Christiane Lehmacher-Dubberke (National Association of the AOK Health Insurances)

o   Hedwig Francois-Kettner (German Coalition for Patient Safety)

o   Dr. Peter Demmel (The Medical Service of the Health Funds (MDK), Bavaria)

o   Dirk Meyer (Patients Ombudsman, North Rhine-Westphalia)