patient wellbeing

World Patient Safety Day

Global Campaign,

In May 2019, the 72nd World Health Assembly endorsed the establishment of World Patient Safety Day to be observed annually on the 17th of September.

The main objective of World Patient Safety Day is to raise global awareness about patient safety and encourage global solidarity and action.

Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids: A Free Online Training Course

Published by
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Publication Date

A free online training course from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now available.

The course addresses the CDC recommendations with respect to the prescription of opioids for chronic pain as well as their treatment implications.

The aim is to improve decision-making and best practice while the overall health and well-being of the patient remains the number one priority.