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This fast-paced presentation will cover many risk management hot topics that affect patient safety in today’s healthcare environment. Our expert will discuss over two dozen recent changes to the hospital CoPs affecting patient safety, TJC’s Patient Safety Systems chapter, the National Patient Safety Foundation’s eight recommendations for achieving total systems safety, and TJC's patient-centered communication standards.
The speaker will also highlight recent patient safety resources published by healthcare organizations, including the Becker’s top ten patient safety issues, ECRI Institute’s Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns for Healthcare Organizations for 2017, and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s patient safety tools and resources.
|- Patient-centered communication||- Section 1557||- Culture of safety|
|- Timing of medications||- Verbal orders||- ECRI's Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns|
|- Medication error reporting||- ISMP IV Push guidelines||- Discharge planning|
|- Teamwork & communication||- Standing orders||- Infection control|
|- Patient Safety Systems chapter||- Revised worksheets||- Hospital CoP on patient safety|
|- 30-minute rule||- Opioid use||- ADE & near misses|
|- Privacy & confidentiality memo||- IV medication||- Radiation exposure|
|- Anesthesia evaluation changes||- 10 CDC requirements||- Blood transfusion|
|- Medication reconciliation||- Trigger tools to detect errors||- IHI's patient safety resolutions|
|- 20 readmission prevention tips||- Safe injection practices||And so much more!|
Anyone involved with or interested in compliance regulations and standards, including but not limited to: CEOs, CFOs, COOs, CMOs, CNOs, CE Directors, Quality Improvement Staff, Physicians, Nurses (all levels), Compliance Officers, Health Information Management Staff, Infection Preventionist, QAPI Staff, CMS Liaisons, TJC Liaisons, Registration Staff, Safety Officers and Staff, Pharmacy Staff, Ethics Committee Members, Consumer Advocates, Risk Managers, Legal Counsel, Behavioral Health Staff, Psychiatry Staff, Social Workers, Discharge Planners, Case Managers, Hospice Staff and Regulatory Affairs Staff.