Verbalize 3 elements of a root cause analysis.
In this second installment surrounding medical error prevention, Patient Harm Occurred: What Now discusses the approach when encountering a potential medical error including recommendations and elements comprising a root cause analysis (RCA), tools typically used and available when performing a root cause analysis and ultimately reasons for process improvement failure.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
• Verbalize 3 elements of a root cause analysis
• Differentiate between tools used in performing a root cause analysis
• Recall a reason for process improvement failure
Estimated time to complete this activity is 1 hour.
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Estimated time to complete this activity is 1 hour
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