Welcome to the Betsy Lehman Center

The Betsy Lehman Center is a state agency that uses communications and research to catalyze the efforts of providers, policymakers, and consumers working toward safer health care in Massachusetts.

News and Events

June 21, 2018

Up Front: Family members face challenges caring safely for loved ones at home

In large numbers, family members are providing complex care at home, often for the elderly, with very little support. New resources offer help.

May 20, 2018

Betsy Lehman Center panel's recommendations for safer cataract surgery shared nationally

A leading anesthesiology journal devoted its May issue cover and editorial to findings and recommendations for safer cataract surgery that stemmed from an initiative spearheaded by the Center.

May 17, 2018

Five health care experts look to the future of patient safety

See how they answered this question: What's the key to accelerating progress in patient safety over the next five years?