Preventing Medical Errors for Healthcare Professionals

Learn how to prevent medical errors and fulfill the FL Board requirement. Explore adverse events, sentinel events, near misses, and Root Cause Analysis. Ideal for healthcare professionals.

This course applies to various healthcare professionals and fulfills the FL Board requirement for Preventing Medical Errors through discussing adverse events, sentinel events, near misses and the role of Root Cause Analysis.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Define "medical error" and related terms in patient safety.
  2. Explore methodologies of root cause analysis in error reporting.
  3. Examine various strategies for error reduction and prevention.
  4. Analyze safety needs across diverse patient populations.
  5. Examine the commonly misdiagnosed conditions and their implications.
  6. Review the systemic approach to safety in the context of Florida law.

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Course summary
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  • 2.00 ANCC
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  • 2.00 ANCC


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