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I SY E 559: Patient Safety and Error Reduction in Healthcare

  • Catalog Description:
    Techniques for evaluating and reducing risks in medical procedures, including probabilistic risk assessment methods, failure mode and effects analysis, human factors analysis, and quality management. Discussions of patient safety standards, recommendations from agencies, and continual quality improvement.
  • Credits: 2
  • Prerequisites: Jr st or cons inst
  • Official Course Description (pdf)

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