European Commission


Participation in the Patient Safety and Quality of Care Working Group: technical group of the European Commission High-Level Group for coordinating Patient Safety and Quality of Healthcare strategies among the 27 member States.

Main actions since the end of 2005:

The main objective was to develop a European network for collaborating in PS and projects in five working areas in coordinated networks:

  • PS culture
  • Education and training
  • Learning and notification systems
  • Pilot studies (medication errors and education): tools and solutions
  • Promotion and dissemination