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About the Learning Update
The Learning Update delivers an upcoming schedule of Department of Defense Patient Safety Program (DoD PSP) and other patient safety activities, tools and resources to help you increase your patient safety knowledge and skills.
Please note that information about patient safety activities are continuously updated. Check out the Calendar of Events on the DoD PSP web site to get the latest details and confirm information provided here.
Table of ContentsPatient Safety On-Demand eLearning Courses
Patient Safety Learning Circles
|Instructor-led or self-paced online learning sessions focused on a specific product|
On-Demand eLearning: Patient Safety Reporting System v1.01 eLearning Course
This course introduces basic navigation and functionality features of the JPSR system and the roles of system users, such as event reporters, event handlers and investigators. The course can be accessed through MHS Learn.
On-Demand eLearning: Root Cause Analysis
This self-paced module outlines the DoD Patient Safety Program’s suggested practices for conducting a root cause analysis, from the initial reporting of a patient safety event through the formation of the RCA Team to the identification of contributing factors and root causes and the recommendation of corrective actions.
|In-person or web-based forums focused on a specific topic|
TeamSTEPPS® Webinar – American Hospital Association (AHA)
Please check our Calendar of Events for updates on this webinar.
The Joint Commission
There are multiple opportunities to attend accreditation and certification webinars offered by The Joint Commission.
Creating an Information Technology Enabled Culture of Safety in Acute Care Settings – Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)/National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF)Feb. 1, 2018 from 2-3 p.m. EDT
This webinar, offered in collaboration with the Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS), will detail a series of best practices and technical applications to support the creation of a “culture of safety” and help mitigate potential risks to patient safety.
Practicing More Careful and Thoughtful Diagnosis – Institute for Healthcare and Improvement (IHI)Feb. 8, 2018 from 2-3 p.m. EDT
How do providers communicate with patients when there’s uncertainty surrounding a health problem, especially when symptoms are chronic and next steps aren’t clear cut? Join to learn about new efforts to encourage changes in attitude, culture and behavior that could lead to safer and more appropriate diagnosis possibilities.