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The Science of Safe Patient-Centered Care

Date & Time: Tuesday, October 16, 2012

10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT

Duration: 60 Minutes

Instructor: Dev Raheja

Location: Online

Price : $195.00

 

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Instructor Profile:

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Dev Raheja President, Patient System Safety

Changing "What ifs" to "Why not prevent it". And that's just for starters. Patient Safety incidents at U.S. hospitals show no decline, cost $8.9 billion. This was the finding on Medicare patients by the Health Grades, an independent healthcare ratings organization. This study concludes that nearly one million patient-safety incidents occurred over the years 2006- 2008. One in ten patients -- 99,180 individuals -- experiencing a patient-safety incident died as a result. Patients at hospitals in the top 5% hospitals experienced 43% fewer patient safety incidents, on average, compared to poorly performing hospitals. The report says that if all hospitals performed at this level, 218,572 patient safety incidents and 22,590 deaths could potentially have been avoided. This webinar covers proactive practices from other industries that can be applied to healthcare. Some of them have been already implemented by some hospitals such as Johns Hopkins, Allegheny General, and the VA hospitals.

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The Etiologies of Unsafe Healthcare Safety culture is not enough Inadequate systems usually cause accidents, not inadequate people. The science of patient safety New paradigm: stop doing unsafe work, the ideas for safer care will automatically blossom Hazard Analysis methods Hazard mitigation methods

Dev Raheja, MS,CSP, A respected and sought out expert on hospital safety, author of Safer Hospital Care: Strategies for Continuous Innovation draws on his 25 years of experience as a risk management and quality assurance consultant to provide hospital stakeholders with a systematic way to learn the science of safe care. He teaches “Quality Improvement Methods in Healthcare” for the BBA program in Healthcare Management at Florida Tech University. He has written over 20 articles on healthcare quality and safety, and is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. ...more

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The Science of Safe Patient-Centered Care  

Changing "What ifs" to "Why not prevent it". And that's just for starters. Patient Safety incidents at U.S. hospitals show no decline, cost...