Subject:

Patient Safety

Module:

Leadership and quality in Nursing Module

Holder of subject:

Dr Andrej Robida, Associate Professor

Education providers:

  • Dr Andrej Robida, Associate Professor

Contact hours - lectures:

40

Contact hours - seminar:

40

Contact hours - exercises:

20

Individual student work:

150

ECTS:

10

Level of study:

Second cycle study program Nursing

Semester:

Winter

Language:

Slovene/English

Subject specific competences:

The student:

  • Understanding of patient safety terms
  • Describing models of  errors, human and other factors leading to errors
  • Describing  harmful personal approach of dealing with errors
  • Learning of systemic approach to patient safety incidents
  • Implementing errors reporting system and participation in root cause analysis
  • Understanding healthcare failure mode and effect analysis
  • Building culture of safety
  • Establishing program of patient safety in healthcare organisation

Mandatory and recommended references:

Mandatory references:

  • Vincent C. Patient safety. Edinburgh:Churchill Livingstone; 2006.
  • Svet Evrope (2006). Priporočilo Rec (2006)7 odbora ministrov  državam članicam o ravnanju z varnostjo pacientov in preprečevanju neželenih dogodkov v zdravstvu. Dostopno na:  http://www.mz.gov.si
  • Gatt KA, Paschal KA, eds. Foundations in Patient safety for health professionals. London: Jones and Bartlett Publishers International; 2010.
  • Svetovna zdravstvena organizacija.Konceptualni okvir za mednarodno klasifikacijo za varnost pacientov . Verzija  1.1- prevod. Ljubljana:  Ministrstvo za zdravje; 2009. Dostopno na:  http://www.prosunt.si/publikacije/prosto-dostopne

 

Conditions for the inclusion in the study:

No specific prerequisites.

Assessment methods:

Written examination 70 %
Seminars 30 %

 

Teaching methods:

Lectures, seminars, practical work.