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Unformatted text preview: Patient Safety in I F H The University of Florida Health Science Center is committed to a culture of patient safety and quality. Every health professional must learn about the ways to provide high-quality care in a collaborative setting, because that is the way care is delivered. When there are major patient safety failures, it is almost never due to one “mistake”, but is much more frequently due to problems within the system as a whole. Only by working with other disciplines can these problems be prevented. As part of the IFH course, you will be introduced to patient safety issues through materials developed by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. They have a series of online lessons that you will be completing as a part of the IFH course. For the first semester, you are required to complete three on-line lessons, each lasting from 15 to 30 minutes in length. Each lesson is accompanied by a short quiz. Sometime after November and before the IFH Small Group meeting in January, you will be required to complete another five online...
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- Fall '10
- Patient safety, small group meeting