As a charitable non-profit affiliate of VHHA, the Virginia Hospital Research & Education Foundation (VHREF) strives to improve the health of Virginians through collaboration, research, and education for Virginia’s hospitals and health systems. VHREF provides continuing professional education programming to Virginia health care leaders and professionals through conferences, seminars and webinars. VHREF also supports research, and patient safety and quality programs in Virginia’s hospitals through the identification of grants and other funding opportunities.

2018 VA Patient Safety Summit

Empowering the Line, Engaging the Team: Creating a Playbook for Comprehensive Patient Safety

In it’s seventh year, the Virginia Patient Safety Summit continues to provide information and best practices to enhance patient safety, reduce the risk of error, and improve effectiveness of teams in the delivery of health care.