Have a process after medical error Create strategies for prevention
Response to Joint Commission Concerns Follow 4 “W” and the Evaluation method Who was responsible What compliant was made Why it was not presented When process or policy was approved at the time of survey Answers questions in detail Response ASAP to the accreditation report
How to Reduce Medical Errors? Involvement of more users Design a process with accurate details Develop error recovery plan Standardize consistency of the process Team work
Conclusion HIPAA (1996) Meet criteria for HIPAA privacy, security, and HITECH (2009) Ethical issues related to breach notice What is medical errors and how to reduce liability Concerns of Joint Commission Reduce medical error to improve quality improvement
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