Live Interactive Webinar
Date to be Determined
This Medical Errors course has been by the following boards:
· Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling.
· Florida Board of Psychology
· Florida Board of Nursing
· Florida Council of Licensed Midwifery
· Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition
· Florida Electrolysis Council
This Medical Errors (prevention) course has been updated for 2020 and includes information from recently published studies. The course covers all the Florida board required content from the boards listed above. It reviews the major causes of medical errors conducted by health professionals with a focus on the medical errors that are possible for social workers, psychologists, counselors, marriage and family therapists and other therapists. The effects of medical errors on patient safety and care from a mental health perspective are described as well as methods to keep both clients and providers safe. The process of root cause analysis and its role in the prevention of medical errors is reviewed with a clinical example provided. In addition, elements and procedures for error reduction and prevention and patient safety are also discussed.
This course provides the licensed practitioner with an overview of medical errors, their causes, effects, and approaches to prevent medical errors from the perspective of mental health professionals, social workers, psychologists, dieticians and other licensed professions.
Attention Florida Psychologists:
Ce-classes.com has been approved by The Florida Board of Psychology to provide this Medical Errors course. Our status for the medical errors course is “Approved”. We have been approved since September 2006.
This course meets the mandatory 2 hour continuing education requirement for prevention of medical errors for many licensed professionals in the state of Florida. It is also required as a pre-requisite for licensure for many licensed professionals in the state of Florida.
· Sign in 9:15 am
· Course Begins 9:30 am
o Overview of Cause / Effects of Medical Errors
o Omission vs Commission
o Med Errors in Psychological Settings
o Root Cause Analysis
o Practice Guidelines
· Course Ends 11:30 am
· There are no breaks in this live 2 hour course
You must sign in and out and be present for the entire presentation and complete a course evaluation to earn CE credit for this course. No partial credit will be awarded.
Attendance is monitored by the software.
About the Presenter:
Toni DiDona, Ph.D., L.C.S.W. Toni earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Miami and both her M.S.W. and Ph.D. degrees from Florida International University where she received the Academic Excellence Award in 1989. She holds an active license in the state of Florida and is board certified as a clinical supervisor for social work, mental health and marriage and family therapy. She has over 30 years of experience in the field, including clinical work, teaching and administration in mental health settings. She has over 14 years of full-time teaching experience and has taught at the graduate level at 4 major universities in the south Florida area. She has practical experience in accreditation for CARF, JCAHO and MSA. She has experience in training and development, child and adolescent therapy, special medial populations including HIV, SED children and head injury. She is currently a professor at CAU where she was awarded the Distinguish Professor of the Year in 2007.
This course will provide mental health practitioners, social workers, psychologists, and other licensed behavioral health professions with the ability to:
· Identify major causes of medical errors conducted by health professionals
· Describe the effects of medical errors on patient safety and care from a mental health perspective
· Describe methods to keep both clients and providers safe
· Describe the process of root cause analysis and its role in the prevention of medical errors