Learn more about Root Cause Analysis-in-Action: Building Foundations

ECRI and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices PSO’s Virtual Training

Join us September 28 and 30, 2021 to discover the true root cause of adverse events with Root Cause Analysis-in-Action: Building Foundations. During this two-day training, RCA experts will teach you the skills you need to effectively complete RCAs by guiding you through interactive didactics and case studies in a small group settings. In addition to hands-on learning, participants will have the option of participating in a group follow-up call with two RCA experts to discuss any additional questions and troubleshooting.

Learning objectives:

  • Illustrate how six different system models apply to a successful root-cause analysis (RCA) process and how to build a culture that supports the RCA process.
  • Identify the best and worst RCA facilitation practices and reflect on three common scenarios where facilitators struggle.
  • Illustrate the five key steps to investigate an event, near miss, or unsafe condition.
  • Identify and understand how to utilize five techniques and tools to get to the true root cause of an event.
  • Compare and contrast three different types of measures of effectiveness.
  • Describe how to formulate a sustainable corrective action plan that will eliminate all causal factor(s) and the underlying root causes of the event.
  • Reflect on the principles of effective RCAs using case studies.

Event details:

  • When: September 28 and 30, 2021 1:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. ET
  • Cost: $695 USD per person

Continuing education units:

ECRI designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™+. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for up to 6.0 California State Nursing contact hours by the provider, Debora Simmons, who is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 13677.

This activity meets the criteria of the Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety for up to 6.0 CPPS CE hours.

This program has been approved by the National Associate for Healthcare Quality for a maximum of 6 CPHQ continuing education credits for this event.

Only 30 spots are available, so register today.