Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare

The AHS Patient Safety Department consists of both provincial and Zone-embedded teams who support operational leadership and clinicians in making care safer for Albertan’s through:

  • eQuality & eSafety
  • Event Reporting and Analysis
  • Learning and Improvement
  • Human Factors Evaluations
  • Systems Analysis of Adverse Events

Patient Safety

Quick Reference Documents

These procedures outline AHS expectations related to the immediate and ongoing management of clinical adverse events. A clinical adverse event means an event that could or does result in an unintended injury or complication arising from health care management with outcomes that may include (but are not limited to) death or serious harm.