The European Union Network for Patient Safety and Quality of Care, PaSQ Joint Action is co-funded and supported by the European Commission within the Public Health Programme.
Its focus is to improve Patient Safety and Quality of Care
of information, experience, and the implementation of good practices
. These platforms are organised around PaSQ National Contact Points (NCPs)
, who are also the contact persons for PaSQ matters in their respective countries.
It is running for 36 months (April 1st 2012 – March 31st 2015), and is performed through seven (7) Work Packages. Its duration has been prolonged until March 31st 2016 as one year “no cost extension” period.
The main objective of PaSQ is to support the implementation of the Council Recommendation on Patient Safety. PaSQ unites representatives of the European medical community, and the institutional partners involved in Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Member States of the European Union.