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Medical Errors for the Laboratorian

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Course DescriptionThis course meets the 2-hours Medical Errors continuing education requirement for healthcare providers in the state of Florida.  Course objectives include: (1) Explain the document of the Institute of Medicine (2) Describe the Types of Medical Errors (3) Describe the Causes of Medical Errors (4) Explain the Prevention of Medical Errors (5) Discuss the Position of The Joint Commission (TJC) (6) Explain the Root Cause Analysis for Medical Errors (6) Explain the role of the Patient and the Caregiver in Medical Errors

Learning Format: This course is a reference paper on medical errors broken into digestible slide decks for reading. Throughout the course participants are given the opportunity for interactive exercises to test their knowledge of a completed section.

Final Exam: The course completes with a Final Exam consisting of 10 questions. You must receive a 70% or better to receive your certificate and credits for the course.

CEUs: This histology course is worth 2 continuing education credits. Course is available for 365 days from date of purchase. 

Jerry Santiago, PhD, HTL(ASCP)QIHC

Professor of Histology/HT Program Director

Florida State College at Jacksonville

Jerry Santiago is currenlty the Program Director and a Professor of Histology for Florida State College at Jacksonville Histologic Technology Program. He has been involved with the National Society in several key volunteer roles including sitting on the Board of Directors, leading NSH Committees as a Chair and serving in the House of Delegates. He has participated in committees for the College of American Pathologist and has presented numerous workshops at the local, state, national and international level both in English and Spanish.

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Learning Modules
Module 1 Medical Errors Background
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 1 slide deck then please complete the Module 1 knowledge check.
Module 1 Test Your Knowledge
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/4 points to pass
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/4 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Module 1. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 2 Scope of the Problem
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 2 slide deck then proceed to Module 3.
Module 3 Types of Medical Errors
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 3 slide deck and complete the knowledge check.
Module 2 & 3 Test Your Knowledge
2 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/5 points to pass
2 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/5 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Modules 2 & 3. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 4.1 Adverse Event
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 4.1 slide deck then proceed to Module 4.2 to watch the video.
Module 4.2 Nine Facts About Medical Errors
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Select the "View Video" button to begin. Review the video then proceed to the Knowledge Check.
Module 4 Test Your Knowledge
3 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  3/3 points to pass
3 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  3/3 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Module 4. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 5 Laboratory Errors
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 5 slide deck then please complete the Module 5 knowledge check.
Module 5 Test Your Knowledge
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/5 points to pass
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/5 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Module 5. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 6.1 Headlines of Laboratory Errors
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 6.1 slide deck then proceed to Module 6.2.
Module 6.2 Medical Errors at a Glance
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 6.2 slide deck then please complete the Module 6 knowledge check.
Module 6 Knowledge Check
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/4 points to pass
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/4 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Module 6. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 7 Ways of Thinking About Medical Errors
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 7 slide deck then please complete the knowledge check.
Module 7 Knowledge Check
2 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  2/2 points to pass
2 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  2/2 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Module 7. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 8 Root Cause Analysis
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 8 slide deck then please complete the Module 8 knowledge check.
Module 8 Knowledge Check
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  0/4 points to pass
4 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  0/4 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Module 8. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 9 Joint Commission
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 9 slide deck then please complete the Module 9 knowledge check.
Module 9 Knowledge Check
3 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  2/3 points to pass
3 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  2/3 points to pass It's time for a knowledge check! Please answer the questions about Module 9. Questions will be asked in a variety of formats. Your answers (correct or incorrect) do not prevent you from moving on to the next module section however these questions may appear again in the final course exam so we recommend you take a minute to review your answers before proceeding to the next module.
Module 10 Improvement for Medical Errors
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Select the "View Slide Deck" button to begin. Review the Module 10 slide deck then proceed to the final exam.
Final Exam
Final Exam
10 Questions  |  3 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
10 Questions  |  3 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass Each registrant MUST complete the exam and pass with a score of 70% or higher. You will have a maximum of 3 attempts.
Survey & CEU Certificate
Course Survey
2 Questions
2 Questions Please complete the survey to receive your CEU certificate.
Certificate
2.00 CEUs credits  |  Certificate available
2.00 CEUs credits  |  Certificate available