27th - 28th August, 2022

Limited Seats ONLY


Survey on Patient Safety Culture
Hands-on workshop

What is safety culture in healthcare?
The Patient Safety Systems (PS) chapter of The Joint Commission Accreditation (JCI) manuals defines safety culture is the product of individual and group beliefs, values, attitudes, perceptions, competencies, and patterns of behavior that determine the organization’s commitment to quality and patient safety.

Improving the survey process in an organization as part of its commitment to promote high reliability in healthcare. The Joint commission international (JCI) urges organizations to establish a safety culture that fosters trust in reporting unsafe conditions to ensure high-quality patient care.

Why is safety culture so important in healthcare?
Improving the culture of safety within healthcare is an essential component of preventing or reducing errors and improving overall healthcare quality. Studies have documented considerable variation in perceptions of safety culture across organizations and job descriptions.

Workshop course curriculum:
Module 1: Introduction to SOPS, AHRQ survey tools, conducting reliability and validity of AHRQ SOPS tool, Data collection methodology, Data validation and Accreditation standards (JCI, NABH, …)

Module 2: Data cleaning and Coding in SPSS, High quality data analysis by using SPSS Statistical software

Module 3: Internal & External Bench marking practice and standards

Module 4: Scorecard, Dashboard and Storyboard by using Tableau and Power BI business intelligence software.

Who should attend?

  • Healthcare Quality Mangers
  • Patient Safety officers
  • Risk management professionals
  • Infection control professionals
  • Doctors/Nurses
  • Lab technicians
  • Hospital Management staffs

Course Materials:

  • RISI specialized user guide for SPSS Statistical software
  • SPSS 23.0 version software
  • AHRQ SOPS Survey user guide
  • AHRQ International Benchmarking database
  • Power BI software
  • SPSS Software
  • SPSS user guide

Course fee: 1500 INR

Conference Secretary

Ms. Vaishnavi : 79829 55578



Dr Thennarasu M, PhD, CPHQ, CPPS

Statistician cum Assistant Professor
of Statistics, MHE, Saudi Arabia

Dr Reshma Sheikh, MPhil, CPHQ, CPPS

Head, Quality & Patient Safety
Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai

Dr Manjusha Goel, BDS, MBA, CPHQ, CPPS

Project Manager, PrimEra Medical Technologies, Hyderabad, India

Hands-on Data Analysis Using SPSS
(Basic to Advanced Workshop)

Objective of the Workshop

  • To understand the basics of SPSS and its application in research work.
  • To give hands on experience in statistical techniques through SPSS.
  • To interpret the results of the output based on the statistical analysis using SPSS.

Participants will be able to:

  • Select appropriate sampling schemes
  • Determine the appropriate sample size
  • Select and perform appropriate tool for data analysis
  • Present and interpret their results effectively

Who should attend?

  • Physicians
  • Statisticians
  • Nurses
  • Healthcare Researchers
  • Research scholars
  • Optometrists
  • Students

Course Outline

Module 1

  • Introduction
  • Statistic Overview
  • Data Preparation via SPSS
  • Data Management & Transformation
  • Descriptive Statistics

Module 2

  • Sample size calculation and Sampling method
  • Reliability and Validity Test
  • Normality Test

Module 3

  • Correlation analysis
  • Regression analysis
  • Hypothesis Test
  • Confidence Interval estimation

Module 4

  • General Linear Model
  • Loglinear model

Course Materials:

  • SPSS Software
  • SPSS user guide

Course fee: 750 INR

Conference Secretary

Ms. Vaishnavi : 79829 55578



Dr Thennarasu M, PhD, CPHQ, CPPS

Statistician cum Assistant Professor
of Statistics, MHE, Saudi Arabia

Dr. V.V. Jaichandran, M.B.B.S., D.A.,

Deputy Director, Department of Anesthesiology,
SankaraNethralaya, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.


Pre-conference workshop on 27th August at
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy premises, Dr V.G.Appukutty Campus, St. Thomas Mount, Chennai, India.


Conference Secretary

Ms. Vaishnavi

Phone No: +91-79829 55578,
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