Analyze the importance of patient safety in health care..
By successfully completing this assessment, you will demonstrate your proficiency in the course competencies through the following assessment scoring guide criteria:
Competency 1: Analyze the quality and performance improvement activities within the health care organization.
Recommend evidence-based actions to improve a selected measure on a health care organization’s safety and quality dashboard.
Competency 2: Explain the risk management function in the health care organization.
Analyze areas of a safety and quality dashboard of concern to a risk manager.
Competency 3: Analyze the importance of patient safety in health care.
Describe how a health care organization chooses the metrics to include in its safety and quality dashboard.
Analyze areas of a safety and quality dashboard of concern to a patient safety officer.
Competency 4: Apply leadership strategies to quality improvement in a health care organization.
Assess senior leadership’s role in setting a health care organization’s strategic safety and quality objectives.
Competency 5: Communicate in a manner that is scholarly, professional, and respectful of the diversity, dignity, and integrity of others and is consistent with health care professionals.
Create a clear, organized, persuasive, and generally error-free presentation on a leadership team’s assessment of an organization’s safety and quality dashboard that is reflective of professional communication in the health care field.
Provide citations and title and reference pages that conform to APA style and format.