1. Since 2013 how many states now require reporting of adverse events. Does Missouri? If you live in another state, does your state? Why would a state choose to not implement mandatory adverse reporting? As a patient, how do you feel about this? What about as a potential healthcare practitioner or administrator? 2. Discuss the reasons that low health literacy impacts patient safety. What do you think can be done to improve this? Is improving literacy the responsibility of the healthcare organization? Why? If not, whose responsibility is it? 3. The author listed four steps for providers to keep in […]
Cultural ethical relativism. What are the fundamental claims of the theory? What values underlie the theory? Who are the primary theorists associated w/the theory? What principles are associated w/the theory?
Do an FMEA of the process of receiving a walk-in patient complaining of flu-like symptoms at the Urgent Care unit of the University of Chicago Medical Center. Identify four Failure Modes. Use your judgment to assign Severity, Occurrence, and Detection ranks to your Failure Modes. A flowchart need not be given.