Making it CLER: Patient Safety 101
Medium: Video with PPT, eLearning
Test Time: 10 minutes
Commercial Support: This CME certified activity has not requested or received any support or funding from commercial interests. This includes, but is not limited to, pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers.
This activity was designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals as an introduction to quality imporvement and patient safety at University of Chicago Medicine (UCM).
At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:
- Describe the mission and leadership of UCM Department of Risk Management;
- Differentiate between adverse events and near miss events;
- Explain the principles of Root Cause Analysis;
- State how to perform event reporting at UCM;
- Express how to complete a Ishikawa Fishbone diagram to evaluate an adverse event.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean for Scholarship and Discovery
Director of GME Clinical Learning Environment Innovation
Phyllis Turner, MS, RN
Director, Risk Management & Patient Safety
Selected Publications & Additional Resources
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The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.