Canadian Patient Safety Week

Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare

October 23 – 27, 2023

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is proud to take part in Canadian Patient Safety Week 2023, taking place from October 23 - 27.

This year’s Canadian Patient Safety Week theme is Small changes. Big impact. Safer care. Even small things can have a big impact when it comes to safer care. Small things like asking questions, engaging in discussions, and proactively taking action.

Learn more at

Healthcare Excellence Canada Virtual Events

Fireside Chat: Reigniting the Patient Safety Flame
October 23, 2023
10:00 a.m. MST

Rethinking Patient Safety (CPSW 2023)
October 24, 2023
10:00-11:00 a.m. MST

PATIENT Podcast Series

Created by the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (now Healthcare Excellence Canada), the PATIENT podcast is an award-winning show about the people trying to change the system – told as a non-fiction medical drama voiced through the patient. It looks at the emerging field of patient safety, where medicine, design and politics converge. Learn more.