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Prevention of Medical Errors (June 2014-2017) (9924)
The goal of this continuing education offering is to provide nurses with current information on the prevention of medical errors. After reading this article, you will be able to:
1. List factors that increase the risk of medical error occurrences.
2. Explain the key characteristics of a high reliability organization.
3. Discuss evidence-based strategies to decrease medication errors.
4. Describe the importance of communication and interdisciplinary healthcare teams in the prevention of errors.
5. Describe evidence based strategies to decrease alarm fatigue.

This offering expires on June 27, 2017
   Course Material: Prevention of Medical Errors
    Take Test: Prevention of Medical Errors (2014-2017)
(Grade to pass: 70%, 2 tries)

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Course NameCreditsCost
Prevention of Medical Errors (June 2014-2017)2$15

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