Please Note:

Citizens for Patient Safety will be retiring it’s website as of January 7, 2023. We wish you good health and remember to be and have an advocate.

Please use the following email to contact me

Good health,

Patty Skolnik

Our Inspiration

Michael Skolnik was a nursing student when he lost his life as a result of medical error.

His parents, Patty and David Skolnik, promised Michael to leave the medical profession better than he found it. CPS is that promise in action.

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Our Mission

CPS' mission is to increase engagement and communication between patients/families and providers for better healthcare outcomes.

CPS provides curriculum, training, and coaching designed to improve health literacy, strengthen person and family engagement,  and promote effective communication and coordination of care.

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