Assessing Your Understanding
Respondeat Superior translates to let the master respond and its a legal doctrine holding employers liable
in certain cases for the wrongful acts of their agents or employees. This doctrine has also be
Week 4 discussion
Healthcare risk management professionals are qualified to teach a patient safety curriculum just
as a manager or other health professional in a medical school or organization.
The subjects that should be included in this curriculum shoul
Risk Management Plan for a Health Center
A risk management plan is an idea to develop a patient safety and risk management program to
meet the needs of the organization. The plan is to be approved by the organizations board of
directors and also distribut
Week 2 Discussion
Risk managers have is to finance risks, paying for them either by retaining or transferring their
costs. Companies work with risk managers insofar as possible to avoid risk retention. However,
if no other method is available to manage a
Week 3 discussion
The concept of full disclosure is the disclosure of all the details of a known security problem. It
is a philosophy of security management completely conflicting of the idea of security through
obscurity. Full disclosure requires that th
Week 1 discussion.
What types of risk must be managed in the healthcare setting?
Risk management in healthcare is by far more important than in any other industry. In most
industries, an organization develops and implements risk management strategies in o
Benchmarking in Risk Management
Benchmarking in healthcare is defined as the continual and collaborative discipline
of measuring and comparing the results of key work processes with those of the
best performers in evaluating organizational performance.