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Client/Patient Safety: Reducing Medical Errors

All persons who work in healthcare are responsible for the safety of the patients they care for. In order to reinforce the importance of patient safety, healthcare organizations must promote this as their primary goal across every level of the organization. Organizations must maintain a culture that works to continuously improve patient safety and outcomes. However, patient safety takes careful planning and constant vigilance. Any healthcare professional in any healthcare setting can jeopardize patient safety by committing a medical error. While it is erroneous to think that you can prevent all medical errors, there are steps you can take to reduce their occurrence. In this course, you will learn the scope of medical errors within today’s healthcare system. You will explore the types of medical errors, including error-prone situations, and the use of root cause analysis to determine why and how an error occurred. You will explore some best practices that will help improve patient safety and outcomes within your organization. Finally, you will learn your responsibilities regarding the reporting of medical errors. With this information, you will be empowered to create a safe environment in which patients can get the care they need.
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Client/Patient Safety: Reducing Medical Errors
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