Our Mission

To increase engagement between patients/families and providers for better healthcare outcomes.

CPS Founder Patty Skolnik is a voice for patients and families in healthcare. She's a presenter, trainer and an advocate.

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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We are proud to announce the Parent Partners for Quality and Patient Safety, Children's Hospital of Colorado are the winners of the 2015 Michael J. Skolnik Award for Patient Safety.

Congratulations to:

Maureen Ediger
Carole Hemmelgarn
Maria Hopfgarten
Deahna Visscher