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Thursday, 09th February, 2023

Patient Safety and Infection Control Course


Healthcare Quality Management Courses.| Patient Safety and Infection Control Course.

Course offers advanced study in the area of patient safety. It introduces the key principles, core concepts, and underlying theories of patient safety and medical error.

Course Objectives

  • Describes the processes required for effectively reporting, investigating, and analyzing patient safety incidents and medical errors, presents effective strategies for educating, engaging, and training clinicians and staff in patient safety initiatives.
  • Introduces measurement techniques and methods used to evaluate the effectiveness of patient safety efforts and target specific areas for improvement.
  • Highlighting the risk management process, identification, assessment, and prioritization of risks followed by coordinated and economical application of resources to minimize, monitor, and control the probability and/or impact of unfortunate events or to maximize the realization of opportunities.

Course Contents

  • Basic principles and definitions in patient safety.
  • Patient safety culture.
  • Standardized patient identification.
  • Communication and continuity of care.
  • Medication safety.
  • Ensuring safe surgery.
  • Standardized method to reduce healthcare associated infection.
  • Management of patient fall.
  • Infection control basic principles.
  • Infection control applications in healthcare.

Duration

  • 5 Days / 20 Hrs.

Certification

  • Certificate approved by The AASTMT

Teaching Language

  • English / Arabic

Location

  • Productivity and Quality Institute or Company Headquarters

Instructor/Trainer Qualification

  • Academic Professors with minimum 15 Years’ Experience in Healthcare sector.