The Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety (MIPS) was created in 2004 by the provincial government in response to recommendations made by the Manitoba Patient Safety Steering Committee.
The Institute will promote, coordinate and facilitate activities that have a positive impact on patient safety throughout Manitoba while enhancing the quality of health care for Manitobans.
The Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety (MIPS) is incorporated under The Corporations Act.
The Institute is an independent non-profit organization that receives core funding from a provincial government grant to cover operational costs. The curious may consult the Institute’s Bylaws (One and Two).The Institute is under the direction of a Board of 12 Directors, five appointed by the Minister of Health, and seven elected by the membership. The Institute welcomes new members.
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