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Patient Safety in Homecare

Title: Patient Safety in Homecare

CE/CME Offered:

No CE/CME Credit Available
Cost: 

Member Price: $35.00
Non-Member Price: $70.00

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Length: 1.0 hour
Description:

Patient Safety for Homecare provides an overview of current issues and regulations related to patient safety. The role and responsibilities of health care leaders in promoting and assuring safe, quality patient care is also discussed.

Objectives:

  • Discuss events and mandates driving current patient safety initiatives.
  • Define patient safety.
  • Define medical errors and adverse events.
  • Explain home care staff's role in reporting adverse medical device related incidents.
  • Identify the steps necessary to achieve desired patient safety goals in home care.
  • Identify strategies that organizations can practice to promote and build a culture of patient safety
Subject Matter Expert:

TBD

Disclosure:

Planners: Patricia Jaime, LMSW, Sandra Doolittle, MSW, Deborah Scholl, RN BSN, MSM and Peggy Patton, RN MHCL, have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Subject Matter Expert: TBD

Completion:

In order to complete this online activity, participants must view the course in its entirety, correctly answer all case studies and quiz/test questions (as appropriate) and complete the evaluation. You will have access to the course for 90 days from the date of purchase.

This TCG CHEX eLearning course is being provided through NHPCO’s collaboration with The Corridor Group, Inc.

Course Release Date:

9/11/2011

Course review  date: 07/12/2017

Course Expiration Date:

12/31/2020

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