Prevention of Medical Errors Quiz

Name
1) We will not send a certificate of completion or an updated transcript unless we can confirm that someone paid for this course. Please tell us who paid for it, if it was you, enter your name. If it was someone else, please enter the name of the person (or the business name) that paid for you.
2) Please enter the email address you would like us to send your certificate of completion to.
3) The NCBTMB requires that we put your home address on your transcript. Please enter it in the box below. Don't worry, we will not mail you anything or give it to anyone else.
4) Please enter your massage license number. If you do not have one, you may enter your NCBTMB certification number or just enter the number 0.
5) According to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) medical errors result in how many injuries to hospital patients?
Hint

6) At what point in the health care delivery system are errors likely to occur?
Hint

7) How does the IOM report define an error?
Hint

8) Research on why humans make errors (Reason, 1990) has identified two types of errors: active errors and ___________.
Hint

9) What does the acronym RCA stand for?
Hint

10) Which of the following is a population of special vulnerability?
Hint

11) What is the goal of a Root Cause Analysis?
Hint

12) What must be included in a credible RCA?
Hint


PLEASE READ
Click the "Grade my quiz!" button below to get your result. If you passed it will say "You have passed". If you did not pass it will say "You did not pass" and then you can take the quiz again by hitting the back button on your browser.

IT WILL NOT GIVE YOU THE CERTIFICATE NOW, even if you pass. I (the approved provider) will EMAIL YOU the certificate within 24 hours after I make sure that you paid and everything looks correct.

PLEASE BE PATIENT. "Click Grade my quiz!" Once and give it a moment to produce results.