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Current as of April 4, 2019

Patient Safety Professional (PS Prof) Course

https://health.mil/Military-Health-Topics/Access-Cost-Quality-and-Safety/Quality-And-Safety-of-Healthcare/Patient-Safety/Patient-Safety-Products-And-Services/PS-Prof

Background

Sponsor Type:

Federal

Origin/Sponsor:

Military Health System (MHS); US Department of Defense (DoD)

Reach:

National

Pre-Training

Pre-requisites:

Yes

Content

Evidence Based:

Yes

Evidence:

Content Areas:

Education and Training; Online Education; Continuing Education; Communication Improvement; Teamwork Training; Culture of Safety; Human Factors Engineering; Culture of Safety; Technologic Approaches; Quality Improvement Strategies; Continuous Quality Improvement; Error Reporting and Analysis; Error Analysis; Teamwork

Clinical Area:

Medicine

Program Description/Program Objectives:

This course provides an overview of patient safety standards, practices, and resources; human factors; systems approach; safety culture; quality management; performance improvement; data collection, analysis and feedback; risk identification and mitigation; and many other topics. In addition to the classroom portion of the course, participants will be expected to complete approximately 4 hours of pre-work prior to attending the course and take part in virtual (online) continuing professional development and feedback sessions for six months following the course. This course is fully accredited through Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) and the following credits will be awarded: CME, CNE, ACHE, ACPE.

Learning Objectives

Organizational Needs Assessment:

No

Cultural Readiness Assessment:

No

In-Service Delivery Option:

No

Design and Delivery

Training Delivered By:

Multidiscplinary

Program Focus:

Both

Mode of Delivery:

Classroom Instruction, Self-directed Study, Web-based training

Instructional Strategy:

Demonstration

Instructional Model:

External Training

Target Audience:

Facility and Group Administrators, Health Care Executives and Administrators, Health Care Providers, Nurse Managers, Nurses, Physicians, Quality and Safety Professionals, Risk Managers

Setting of Care:

Hospitals

Implementation

Length of Program:

Credit Hours:

Yes

Certification:

No

Per Person Cost:

Information Not Available

Post-Training

Vendor-Provided Evaluation:

Yes

Available Evaluation Measures:

Level 1 Participant Reaction to Training, Level 2 Participant Learning, Level 3 Transfer of Training to the Job

Current as of April 4, 2019

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