Funding

The I-PASS Study was supported by Grant Number R18AE000029 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the federal government.

Additional funding for the I-PASS project was provided by:

  • Oregon Comparative Effectiveness Research K12 Program, Grant Number 1K12HS019456 from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • Medical Research Foundation of Oregon
  • Physician Services Incorporated Foundation (of Ontario)
  • Pfizer (unrestricted medical education grant)

The Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings (PRIS) Network and the Initiative for Innovation in Pediatrics Education (IIPE) contributed to the management and oversight of the I-PASS Study.

The Controlled Risk Management Insurance Company (CRICO) and the Boston Children's Hospital Program for Patient Safety and Quality supported a pilot study at Boston Children's Hospital that aided in the development of I-PASS.

The Patient and Family Centered I-PASS Study is supported by a grant from PCORI.

The SHM-Mentored Implementation I-PASS Project is supported by a grant from AHRQ.

None of the above funding sources support the I-PASS Patient Safety Institute, Inc (www.ipassinstitute.com)

I-PASS Events

Awards

“Paper of the Month” from the Swiss Patient Safety Foundation (2017)

Family Advisory Council Seal of Approval, Boston Children’s Hospital (2017)

Joint Commission and National Quality Forum John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award (2016)

“Top 6 Research Abstract Submissions” at Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Conference (2016)

PHM Safety and Quality, Award Recipient (2015)

One of the Top 5 Downloaded Publications for 2014 on MedEdPORTAL

HBS-HMS Health Acceleration Cox Award Recipient (2014)

“Top Articles” in Medical Education (#1 and #2) at Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Conference (2014)

Community / Patient Empowerment Award, Boston Children’s Hospital Taking on Tomorrow Conference (2013)

AAMC Readiness For Reform (R4R) Health Care Innovation Challenge, Honorable Mention (2012)

Ray E. Helfer Award for Innovation in Pediatric Education, Award Recipient (2011)