D4: Staff Well-Being Translates to Safer Care

Saturday, 26th August

This session deals with the importance of promoting healthcare provider mental well-being and the just culture within healthcare organizations. This leads to promoting personal accountability of one’s action which translates to a heightened patient safety culture levels within the healthcare organization.

The learning objectives are to:

  • Identify risk factors adversely affecting the mental well-being among healthcare providers

  • Link between psychological safety among healthcare providers and patient safety

  • Understand how to promote personal accountability to improve patient safety.

Alvin Chang, Senior Consultant, Department of Neonatology, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore
Shereen Suet Ping Tang, Anaesthesiologist and Lecturer, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre (UKMMC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia