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Rethinking Patient Safety (CPSW 2023)

An interactive online discussion including insights on what safety means, how to establish safe conditions that go beyond preventing harm and the roles that everyone involved in delivering or receiving care can play.

October 24, 2023, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

This webinar, offered as part of Canadian Patient Safety Week 2023, promotes a curious mindset and identifies effective practices that reflect the new approach to safer care being championed by Healthcare Excellence Canada.

Watch the Webinar via YouTube


  • Maaike Asselbergs, Patient Partner, Patients for Patient Safety Canada
  • Ross Baker, Professor Emeritus, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Wendy Nicklin, Adjunct Associate Professor, Queen's University, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing; Co-chair of Patients for Patient Safety Canada


  • Rachel Gilbert, Senior Program Lead, Innovations and Strategic Development, Healthcare Excellence Canada
  • Denise McCuaig, Executive Director, Healthcare Transformation and Capacity Building, Healthcare Excellence Canada