Patient safety

The purpose of this assignment is for the student to gain practice in organizing and managing a practice guideline or procedure revision in the clinical setting that is evidence based as it relates to patient safety.

Identifying a threat to patient safety.

Identify errors in current patient care delivery methods.

Discussing the elements found in an organization where a “Culture of Safety” is present by current and relevant literature review.

Identify opportunities identified by the IOM to improve patient safety.