Patient Safety Innovation Coordinator
Wyskiel brings nearly two decades of bedside nursing experience to her work improving patient safety, teamwork, communication and innovation on the front lines of care. Previously a nurse clinician in the Weinberg Surgical Intensive Care Unit at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, she helped to pioneer the development, implementation and spread of the Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program (CUSP) to improve teamwork and safety culture at the hospital as well as nationally and internationally.
Combining her clinical knowledge with applied research, she has successfully begun identifying innovative methods to involve patients and their families as integral members of the health care team and necessary participants in the treatment plan. Wyskiel continues to work on numerous quality improvement projects incorporating her expertise as a clinician and quality and safety improvement professional to the design, development and integration of clinical systems.