Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

TWO-HOUR PRESENTATION: Prevention of Medical Errors

Recorded October 19, 2012 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Sandra Strickland
Director of Risk Management Services, First Pro- fessional Insurance

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Disclosure: The speaker has signed a disclosure form and indicated she has a relationship with The Doctors Company/Employment. Ms. Strickland will not discuss any manufactuer(s) of any commericla product/service in her presentation.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan A. Dumois, MD

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Describe the elements of root cause analysis; recognize the most commonly misdiagnosed conditions.
  • Discuss medical error reduction and prevention measures; identify patient safety goals.
  • Meet the requirements set forth in Florida Statute 456.013(7).



Minimum System Requirements

While the presentations may be viewable on systems that don't meet these criteria, we recommend that you use a computer that meets the following standards:

  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
Windows 2000, XP, or Vista
Mac OS Version - OS X
  • Browser Requirements: Internet Explorer 5.2.3 or later for Mac OS X, Safari 1.0.3 or later (Safari 1.2.4 & above recommended), Firefox 1.0 or later
  • Media Player Requirements: Windows Media Player for Mac OS X
Mac OS Version - OS 9

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