This is the most amazing, emotional and intense teaching conference I have ever had in my life.
where physicians, nurses and patient families use their personal tragic experiences to teach and impact knowledge to us. Each time they have to re-live these events just to let us know the impact of the work we do ant it’s effects to patients and their LOVED ones.
i feel so emotional writing this reflection just imagining how many people all around the world have lost their loved ones because of negligence and lack of communication by health workers.
Attitudes have to be changed !, communication has to improve ! , Teamwork has to be emphasized !
And this will start with each one of us starting in our own small way to cause that change until the revolution goes viral
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It great to be here and to meet this wonderful faculty.
The Lewis Blackman case was really touching to me in a special way and his mum is doing an amazing job by teaching us with this experience.
What was amazing to me was how open and honest communication improved patient/relative- physician trust and reduced the rate of suing by families.
I am excited to know that there are people out there who are passionate about patient safety like I am.
For the remaining days am looking forward to absorbing as much as can