Course Details

Course Duration

2 Days

Total Credits

10 CME

AED

Course Fees

-

City

Abu Dhabi

Patient Safety Priorities

Hundreds of thousands of patients are harmed or die each year due to unsafe practices in healthcare organizations. Unexpectedly, such unsafe healthcare practices have shifted up medical error to be the third leading cause of death in the USA (251,454 patients die in hospitals each year) as per published literature review in the BMJ in May 2016. Understanding the patient safety principles and implementing the healthcare safety priorities is the first step towards improving patient care and saving patient life. This Patient Safety Priorities Workshop is tailored to provide positive insight on Patient safety and the essential practices to cultivate patient safety culture in the healthcare organization, works toward excellence and finally identifying and minimizing potential risks in healthcare practices.

Learning objectives

  • Identify and illustrate the Current Healthcare Epidemic of Patient Safety

  • Identify the Safety Targets of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

  • Identify the current Required Organizational Practices (ROPs) of Accreditation Canada

  • Diagnose the International patient Safety Goals (IPSGs) of the Joint Commission International (JCI)

  • Analyze and illustrate the Essential Safety Requirements (ESRSs) of The Saudi Central board for healthcare Institutions (CBAHI)

  • Explain and learn how to achieve patient safety culture

  • Define and learn the important risky area in healthcare communications

  • Identify the patient safety issues in medication management

  • Identify the high priority inherent risks in healthcare services

  • Describe and learn how to develop a prospective strategy to prevent medical errors in the future

Course will cover

  • Current Healthcare Epidemic of medical error

  • Types and common venues of medical errors

  • Strategy to achieve patient safety

  • The 18 Safety Targets of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

  • The Required Organizational Practices (ROPs) of Accreditation Canada

  • The International Patient Safety Goals (IPSGs) of the Joint Commission International (JCI)

  • The Essential Safety Requirements (ESRSs) of The Saudi Central board for healthcare Institutions (CBAHI)

  • How to achieve patient safety culture

  • The important risky area in healthcare communications

  • The patient safety issues in medication management

  • The high priority inherent risks in healthcare services

  • How to develop a prospective strategy to prevent medical errors in the future

Who should attend

  • All healthcare practitioners and professionals including doctors, surgeons, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, technicians, and healthcare allied services

  • Healthcare Managers and Leaders

  • Head of Departments

  • Quality leaders and Accreditation teams

  • Infection Prevention and Control Committees

  • Facility Management and Safety Officers

Dr. Abdulla Ibrahim

SPEAKER

Medical Doctor, Healthcare Surveyor, Accreditation Specialist

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ec@natcenter.ae

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