Purpose: Review the recent case of medication error that resulted in criminal charges against a healthcare provider, with the goal of understanding latent errors and regulatory issues that contribute to active errors in healthcare systems. The purpose is also for attendees to identify possible solutions in barriers to safer care.
Target Audience: RNs, Physicians, Advanced Practice Nurses
- Identify possible system related gaps in safety practice related to medication errors
- Identify the need and data to support Care for the Caregiver Programs
- Examine the influence of regulation on healthcare systems safety practices.