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Medical Errors Prevention and Risk Management Course Summary
2.00  Contact Hours

This course is applicable for the following professions:

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Dietitian/Nutritionalist (RDN), Electrologist (EO), Home Health Aid (HHA), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Midwife (MW), Physical Therapist (PT/PTA), Registered Nurse (RN), Respiratory Therapist (RT)

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Friday, November 17, 2017

ProCert has awarded certification in the amount of 1 Continuing Competence Units (CCUs) to this activity. CCUs are a unit of relative value of an activity based on its evaluation against a rigorous and comprehensive set of standards representing the quality of an activity. The CCU determination is a valuation applying many factors including, but not limited to, duration of the activity. No conclusion should be drawn that CCUs correlate to time (e.g. hours).

Course Description

Author:    Julia Tortorice (RN, MBA, MSN, NEA-BC, CPHQ)

This course goes over the common issue of medical errors and how to apply strategies for prevention. Those who take this CE will be able to discuss the impact of human error, identify where these errors tend to happen and explain programs that reduce medical errors.

Audience ARNP, CNA, CRNA, CNS, RDN, EO, HHA, LPN, LVN, MW, PT, PTA, RN, and RT. All professions included in the audience will benefit from this course of Evidence Based strategies in preventing medical errors in all practice settings.

CEUFast Inc. did not endorse any product, or receive any commercial support or sponsorship for this course. The Planning Committee and Authors do not have any conflict of interest.

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