Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

The Second Victim: Effect of Medical Errors on Providers

Recorded January 31, 2014 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Patrice Weiss, MD
Chair and Professor, Department of OB/GYN, Carilion Clinic, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA

*****This presentation DOES NOT meet the Florida Licensing Requirement for Medical Errors for CME. Please find Sandra Stricklands presentation on Medical Errors below*****

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 no significant financial interest or relationships with companies of the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product/service that will be discussed as part of her presentation.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan A. Dumois, III

Learning Objectives:

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

  • Describe the concept of "The Second Victim"
  • Recognize providers who are emotionally affected by a medical error
  • Implement strategies to effectively assist providers with coping with medical errors

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
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  • Media Player Requirements: Windows Media Player for Mac OS X
Mac OS Version - OS 9

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