Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety

Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety

The Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety focuses its efforts on improving patient safety and reducing harm in health care. As part of the Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA), we have the insight and expertise needed to help address the unique challenges facing Illinois providers.

There are several components to our offerings

Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety (MAPS) Patient Safety Organization (PSO) – MAPS PSO offers healthcare providers the opportunity to work together to reduce serious events and patient harm within the federal confidentiality and privilege protections of the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005. We offer:

  • Full privileges & confidentiality
  • Secure adverse event data-collection solutions
  • Peer networking/learning/sharing
  • Educational tools to improve patient safety
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We promote best practices through Partnerships

IHA Institute for Innovations in Care and Quality and the Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN). The Institute is committed to informing and empowering IHA members in advancing Illinois as a person-centered, national model for high-value healthcare. About HIIN:

  • The HIIN initiative is a collaborative venture with the Michigan Hospital Association’s Keystone Center and the Wisconsin Hospital Association.
  • HIIN is a national public-private partnership.