Safety culture is a facet of organizational culture that captures attitudes, beliefs, perceptions, and values about safety. A culture of safety is essential in high reliability organizations and is a critical mechanism for the delivery of safe and high-quality care. It requires a strong commitment from leadership and staff. In this course, a safe culture is promoted through the use of identifying and reporting patient safety hazards, accountability and transparency, involvement with patients and families, and effective teamwork.
This course is part of the Patient Safety Specialization
About this Course
What you will learn
Review essential elements of a safety culture.
Describe how healthcare organizations identify and mitigate safety hazards.
Identify how patients and family members contribute to developing a safety culture.
Identify strategies for improving communication and teamwork .
Skills you will gain
- Healthcare Leadership
- Organizational Culture
- Patient Safety
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Patient Safety Culture and Just Culture
Patient Safety, Quality, and the Patient Experience
Event Reporting and Second Victims
Strengthening Safety Culture Through Teamwork
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TOP REVIEWS FROM SETTING THE STAGE FOR SUCCESS: AN EYE ON SAFETY CULTURE AND TEAMWORK (PATIENT SAFETY II)
Really interesting education course.it is very much helpful to me. I learned so many new things from this course. I must be thankful to coursera team. Excellent course. Thank you very much.
Very informative and relatable to real challenges we face in a healthcare system!
Excellent course by all standards. Quality tuition by the lecturers. I have recommended the course for my colleagues.
A COURSE WHICH HAS PROVIDED DEEP INSIGHTS INTO TEAMWORK WHICH IS AN IMPORTANT FACET IN OPERATIONS
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