National Patient Safety Goals 2014
Overview:The goal of this program is to define and discuss the Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goals for 2014, including the problems and concerns that have led to its implementation. The program provides a detailed review of the various patient safety goals that have been identified for implementation, plus the Elements of Performance that will be required to meet these goals.
Objectives:After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
- Identify the concerns and problems that led to development of the Joint Commission's NPSG.
- Describe the patient safety goals for acute settings.
- Identify and implement the key Elements of Performance developed to accomplish the patient safety goals.