Preventing Medical Errors CME for Physicians is organized by AchieveCE.

Target Audience:
• Medical Doctor
• Physician Assistant

Activity overview:
This course is designed to provide medical professionals in various roles with a clearer understanding of medical errors, the devastating effects that these errors can have on both patients and health care providers, and how to use root cause analysis to identify and prevent common medical errors.

Learning Objectives
After completing this course, participants will be able to:
• Define medical error
• Discuss the frequency of medical errors in the United States
• Identify the most common types of medical errors
• Discuss the proper reporting of medical errors
• Describe the role of root cause analysis in identifying and preventing medical errors
• Describe the unique safety needs of special patient populations
• Discuss public perceptions regarding medical errors
• Discuss steps that physicians should take after committing a medical error


This course fulfills the state-required mandatory topic(s) credit requirements for license renewal.
Medical Error Prevention
  • Physician - Florida
  • Physician Assistant - Florida



Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and AchieveCE. AKH Inc.,

Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The course is accredited with 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ - 2
  • Credit Hour - 2
  • Contact Hours - 2

    PhysicianPhysician Assistant


    Preventive MedicinePhysician Assistants


    Suppose you cancel the course booking within 14 calendar days of receiving your order confirmation and before the start of the course. In that case, you are entitled to a refund of the price paid after deducting the online transaction charges.

    For the avoidance of doubt, the cancellation period will expire 14 days after the date of the Order Confirmation.

    If you start to use our services during the cancellation period (i.e., if the course commences during the 14-day cancellation period) and/or if you access the course materials via our online course spaces (i.e., via our virtual learning environment), no refund will be payable.


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