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Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Patient Safety,

In this course, you will be able develop a systems view for patient safety and quality improvement in healthcare. By then end of this course, you will be able to: 1) Describe a minimum of four key events in the history of patient safety and quality improvement, 2) define the key characteristics of high reliability organizations, and 3) explain the benefits of having strategies for both proactive and reactive systems thinking.
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Rating 4.8 based on 83 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Starts Jan 31 (35 weeks ago)
Cost $79
From Johns Hopkins University via Coursera
Instructor Melinda Sawyer
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Language English
Subjects Science
Tags Life Sciences Medicine And Healthcare Healthcare Management

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All the courses in the Patient Safety specialization are very informative and up to a certain level that you would expect.

A very good overview on Patient Safety and Quality.

I think the first week course has really provides me the general conception of the development process of patient safety.Also, I went deeply through the three milestone reports.

I totally recommend this course for all health care professionals especially those interested in a career related to patient safety.

I really learned more than what I’ve expected and desired on patient safety and quality improvement.

a sincere thanks to all who made it possible I work in this field and found all of the material, lectures and quiz material/testing to be exactly what a practitioner needs to focus on patient safety.

The instructors were marvelous and covered their respective topics to the T. Being a medical professional, we face breach in patient safety quiet frequently and to be able to understand some of the terms and tools which can be used to improve patient safety is extremely important.

This course enabled me to understand complexities of patient safety and key concepts for reducing error through a systems thinking approach.

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An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile.

Patient Safety Attendant $35k

Patient Safety Aide $42k

Patient Safety Advisor $56k

Patient Safety Companion $56k

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Patient Safety and Quality Coordinator $60k

Patient Safety Technician $62k

Patient Safety Officer 3 $64k

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Rating 4.8 based on 83 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Starts Jan 31 (35 weeks ago)
Cost $79
From Johns Hopkins University via Coursera
Instructor Melinda Sawyer
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Subjects Science
Tags Life Sciences Medicine And Healthcare Healthcare Management

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