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Exam & Evaluation (Medical Error: What You Need to Know)
 
Questions: Please respond to following statements.

1 Designing jobs and working conditions for safety is a "Culture of Safety" principle.
True     False
2 Standardizing and simplifying equipment, supplies, and processes is a "Culture of Safety" principle.
True     False
3 Completing an "Incident Report" is a crucial step toward improving patient safety.
True     False
4 Any unexpected or dangerous outcome that results from a medical intervention, is the definition of:
  Medical error
  Adverse event
5 Safe patient care requires systems and processes that minimize the likelihood of errors and maximize the likelihood of intercepting errors before harm occurs.
True     False
6 A significant portion of hospital related deaths that occur among Medicare patients are preventable.
True     False
7 Reckless individuals are responsible for most adverse events.
True     False
8 High error rates with serious consequences are most likely to occur in intensive care units, operating rooms and emergency departments.
True     False
9 A retrospective technique used to identify contributing factors and effective mitigating actions.
  Failure Mode and Effects Analysis
  Root Cause Analysis
10 A prospective analysis techninque which focuses on what could go wrong and what can be done about it.
  Root Cause Analysis
  Failure Mode and Effects Analysis
11 The National Quality Forum has identified 29 preventable adverse events as "Never events".
True     False
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