Patient Safety Resources

Welcome to the APSF Patient Safety Resources.

Rapid Response (formerly Dear SIRS) – questions and answers from anesthesia professionals.

Current Anesthesia Drug Shortages – a curated list of drug shortages relevant to the anesthesia professional.

Perioperative Multi-Center Handoff Collaborative – supported by APSF as a special interest group to address a 2018 Patient Safety Priority: Patient-related Comunication Issues, Handoffs and Transitions in Care.

Clinical Safety Tools – printable posters and visual aids, informative articles and Q&A regarding clinical safety.

Helpful Links – a curated list of links to organizations and resources relevant to patient safety.

APSF Video Library – educational safety videos created or sponsored by the APSF, freely available for viewing or download.