Errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States. In this course
you will learn about common types of medical errors, how to perform a root
cause analysis, what systems are put in place that help reduce and prevent
medical errors, and what role you play in medical error prevention.
Approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel for 2 CEs in Medical Errors
a medical error and explain the impact of medical errors in the United States.
common types of medical errors.
performing a Root Cause Analysis (RCA), and what happens during each step of an
steps needed for reducing and preventing medical errors.