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2019 Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals: Update and Practical Advice

OnDemand Webinar (88 minutes)

Understand the update of the National Patient Safety Goals to be sure your organization is in compliance with the requirements.Understand the update of the National Patient Safety Goals to be sure your organization is in compliance with the requirements. Each year healthcare providers must meet the requirements of the Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goals as part of the accreditation process. Receive an overview and update of the 2019 National Patient Safety Goals. Receive practical advice to implement the goals. Failing to meet a requirement will result in a requirement for improvement. This information is critical to ensure you are aware of the requirements.

Authors

Rachel Cartwright-Vanzant, PhD, MS, RN, LHRM, Medical Legal Concepts, LLC

Agenda

Overview NPSG

• Objectives

• Brief History

• Resources

• Survey of NPSGs

NPSGs and Practical Advice

• Improve the Accuracy of Patient Identification

• Improve the Effectiveness of Communication Among Caregivers

• Improve the Safety of Using Medications

- Labeling of Medications

- Anticoagulants

- Medication Reconciliation

- Hand-off

• Reduce the Harm Associated With Clinical Alarm Systems

• Reduce the Risk of Health Care Associated Infections

- CAUTI

- CLABSI

- MRSA

- C-diff

- SSI

• Identify Patients at Risk for Suicide

- Ligature Risks

• Prevent Mistakes in Surgery

- Time-out

- Marking

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