This webinar will focus on situation awareness among healthcare teams and its role in preventing harm to patients and staff. Through the lens of unrecognized clinical deterioration—a common source of preventable harm to hospitalized patients— this presentation will review how principles from organizational behavior can be applied in healthcare settings to drive systems learning and improvement; mitigate threats to patient and staff safety; and prevent harm.
This webinar will explain the principles and drivers of high reliability organizations (HRO) and how to align many quality, safety, and performance improvement efforts to these HRO habits.
Anticipating and mitigating the unintended consequences of developing and using health information technology (IT) is the focus of a health IT safety program.
Equity, one of the six domains of quality, has lingered behind the other domains in improvement efforts until recent years.