World Health Organization
Darienne Griffith, Grant Kreeger, Michael Sizemore,
Deanna Cummings, Ryan Kelly, and Jason Lee
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health
within the United Nations system. It is responsible for
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By Morgan, Padda, Kevin, Luke, and Michelle
To improve healthcare by evaluating health organizations and inspiring
them to achieve the highest quality care.
Vision: All people always experience the safe
Cerner Scavenger Hunt
Instruction: You will be completing a virtual scavenger hunt within the
Cerner system to learn where information can be found in an electronic
health record. For this assignment, you are asked to use the records of an
Professor Debra Sipes-Fears
Drug Mix-Up That Killed 3 Babies
In September of 2006, at Methodist Hospital, 6 babies were given
Heparin instead of Hep-lock. The difference between Heparin and Hep-lock is
the dosage. Hep-lock is 10 u
Patient Safety Culture
Mission and Vision
Patient Safety Culture is a survey designed to
help the United States health care system
assess the culture of safety and quality
Health Care Law,
Nursing Licensure &
L230 Week 3
Concept: Policy and
Define and explain the laws that have direct impact
on health care.
Define and explain why regulation of health care is
4. Examine each of the individual providers in the story: Dr. Smith, Dr. Jones, the pharmacist in Boston,
and her Boston neurologist. How could they have better provided patient- and family-centered care?
When it comes to Dr. Smith, he could have greatly
Darienne Griffith, Grant
Cummings, Ryan Kelly,
and Jason Lee
What is HIPAA?
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
II: Administrative Simplification
We didn't hear from the patient (The patient was Noah, and he is deceased), so I'll assume the
question should read "How does hearing from Tanya affect your feelings about the story?"
My answer is this: very little.
At first, I was curious how Noah's moth