Education & CPD

Risk Management and Incident Reporting

3.0NMBI CEUs

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  •   Date: Thursday, 11 March 2021
  •   Registration: Thursday, 11 March 2021 10:00
  •   Start: Thursday, 11 March 2021 10:00
  •   End: Thursday, 11 March 2021 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar

Description

This new online programme outlines the core principles of best practice in managing risk, underpinned by the philosophy and care needs.  At the end of the session participants will be enabled to:  understand key terms and definitions related to risk management in healthcare;  outline the stages of the risk management process based on the international standard and framework for risk management; outline the 5 steps of risk assessment; understand the purpose and maintenance of a risk register and complete accurate records of incidents for incident reporting. Ultimately, this programme promotes best practice with risk management and patient safety.
 
Learning outcomes:
 
•  Understand key terms and definitions related to risk management in healthcare.
•  Outline the stages of the risk management process based on the international standard and framework for risk management.
•  Outline the 5 steps of risk assessment.
•  Understand the purpose and maintenance of a risk register.
•  Complete accurate records of incidents for incident reporting.
 
Reference Material:
Government of Western Australia, Department of Health (2019) Clinical Risk Management
 
Guidelines: A best practice guide.
 
Health Services Executive (2017) HSE Integrated Risk Management Policy Part 1 Managing Risk in Everyday Practice Guidance for Managers
 
Health Services Executive (2017) HSE Integrated Risk Management Policy Part 2 Risk Assessment and Treatment Guidance for Managers
 
Health Services Executive (2017) HSE Integrated Risk Management Policy Part 3 Managing and Monitoring Risk Registers Guidance for Managers
 
The Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS), Risk Management and Quality Improvement Handbook. Sydney Australia; ACHS; 2013.
 
  • Thursday, 11 March 2021

  • 10:00
    Introduction and outline of workshop programme
  • 10:10
    Introduction to the principles of risk management.
    • Key terms and definitions used for risk management. • The Australian / New Zealand / ISO Standard and Framework for Risk Management. • Common hazards/risks in healthcare. • Positive risk taking in healthcare.
  • 11:00
    Conducting risk assessments.
    • 5 Steps to Risk Assessment. • Tools and techniques. • Purpose and maintenance of a risk register.
  • 12:15
    Definitions of Incidents.
    Completion of a factual and accurate report of an incident.
  • 12:50
    Feedback, evaluation and close.
  • 13:00
    Close
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar
Reading List

For access to any of the references below, please contact the library. e: library@inmo.ie, t: 01 6640614