Physician Practice Risk Management and Patient Safety Training Program
September 22, 2017 | Healthcare Risk, Quality, & Safety Guidance
In order for physicians and staff to understand and help reduce risks to patient care and safety in the office-based setting, education about common risks and training in strategies to reduce them should be provided. These training bundles are comprised of a variety of tools to help physician practices meet educational goals, including the following:
Healthcare Risk Control(HRC) members should feel free to download, copy, modify, or adapt any of the above materials to meet the needs of individual organizations and programs. The training program will discuss what risk management is, why it's needed, and how it's accomplished in physician office settings.
Creating a successful educational program requires planning. The trainer should have a good understanding of the program content and should plan the program's objectives and delivery method for the intended audience. This section suggests steps to take in this planning process. ...