2018 Safety Matters Award Nominations Due March 31
Have you or a colleague gone above and beyond to promote patient safety or implement new and innovative ideas in your department? Do you have a patient safety story to tell? Nominate a colleague, a team or yourself for the fifth annual Safety Matters: Patient Safety Award. Submit a nomination at surveymonkey.com/r/safetymatters2018 by Saturday, March 31.

Rape Aggression Defense Classes Begin April 3
Learn self-defense tactics – including hands-on defense training, risk reduction and risk avoidance – during a free, four-class program for women affiliated with Longwood-area member institutions, including BWH. Class dates are April 3, 10, 17 and 24, 6-9 p.m., at Boston Children’s Hospital, 1 Autumn St. For more information and to register, email peacemakertraining@outlook.com.

BWH Providers Offer Virtual Visits
See your provider from the comfort of home or another private location during a virtual visit. Appointments are conducted using a video conferencing app that can be downloaded on most smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers. Ask your provider if they’re participating in the program, or email BrighamVirtualCare@partners.org to learn more.

microsoft access, excel and sharepoint training available
Brush up on some of your Microsoft Office skills or learn new ones. Full-day training courses in Access, Excel and SharePoint are available over the next several months. To learn more or register for an upcoming class, visit sharepoint.partners.org/phs/istraining and click “Course List.”