Postgraduate Certificate in Patient Safety

Background

Sponsor Type
Academic
Origin/Sponsor
Imperial College London

Pre-Training

Pre-requisites
Yes

Content

Content Areas
Patient Safety Fundamentals
Human Factors Engineering
Legal and Policy Approaches
Quality Improvement
Clinical Area
Medicine
Program Description/Program Objectives
The Postgraduate Certificate discusses in detail improvement, how health systems and policies relate to safety, social impact, and human factors.
Learning Objectives
  • Exposure to a world-class faculty who can provide knowledge-based learning and encourage critical awareness of the current issues surrounding patient safety
  • Develop a range of research techniques that can be used in the field of patient safety, along with an understanding of how this research is then used to influence current practice and further develop research
  • Develop the skills to critically appraise current research and evaluate methodologies
Organizational Needs Assessment
No
Cultural Readiness Assessment
No
In-Service Delivery Option
No

Design and Delivery

Training Delivered By
Multidisciplinary
Mode of Delivery
Classroom Instruction
Self-directed Study
Web-based Training
Target Audience
Health Care Executives and Administrators
Health Care Providers

Implementation

Credit Hours
Yes
Certification
Yes
Per Person Cost

Post-Training