309.732.01 ORGANIZATIONAL AND HUMAN FACTORS IN PATIENT SAFETY
Provides students with the essential concepts, methods and tools to enable them to design effective patient safety interventions and evaluate their impact.
At the end of this course the student will be able to describe and apply concepts and methods in organizational and human factors literature; assess the roles of organizational, system and human factors in patient safety and in provider/patient behavior change more broadly; use appropriate qualitative and quantitative methods to identify and prioritize patient safety problems; describe and propose designs for successful patient safety interventions; identify and address barriers to improvement efforts; identify appropriate team members for safety improvement efforts; and evaluate the outcomes of patient safety interventions.
- Monday 1:30 - 2:50
- Wednesday 1:30 - 2:50
309.730 is strongly recommended, or students must get instructor consent