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Class of 2023
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Session Title:
Patient Safety: Introduction
Teaching Hours:
Teaching and Learning MethodsTotal Scheduled Hours = 1
Lecture = 1
Patient Safety

Teaching and Learning Methods
Lecture 1 hour(s)

Learning Objectives
Blueprint ID Learning Objectives
7364 Describe the following core theories of patient safety as they relate to optimal patient outcomes and high quality patient care: Just Culture; Systems Thinking; Humans Factors Engineering; etc
7365 Differentiate between the terms harm; adverse event [Swiss Cheese Model -latent factors; error producing factors; active failures; defences}; close call.
7367 Describe the following common types of cognitive biases/errors: Availability heuristic; Anchoring heuristic (premature closure); Framing effects (attribution errors);
7368 Describe best practice responses [approaches] to the following events: harm; adverse event

Linked Course Goal(s) to Session
Blueprint ID Course Goals
7042 Discuss the role of the physician as a leader and health care manager in the health care system
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
ld-2 ld-3 pr-1 pr-2 pr-3 pr-4
Linked Program Competencies To Course Goal(s)
ld-2 Leader
Apply evidence and management processes to effectively allocate health care resources.
ld-3 Leader
Describe the roles and responsibilities of physicians and governing bodies in the development and support of the health care system.
pr-1 Professional
Demonstrate accountability to patients by applying best practices and adhering to high ethical standards.
pr-2 Professional
Demonstrate altruism and accountability to society by recognizing and responding to societal expectations in health care.
pr-3 Professional
Demonstrate integrity and accountability to the profession by adhering to standards and participating in physician-led regulation.
pr-4 Professional
Demonstrate a commitment to physician health and well-being to foster optimal patient care.

Linked MCC Medical Expert Objectives