Every day, millions of people around the world are treated
safely and effectively. But with advances in technology and
knowledge making healthcare more-and-more complex, no
matter how dedicated and professional healthcare staff are,
things can and do go wrong. Making care safer and reducing
avoidable harm continue to be fundamental goals for everyone
who manages or leads healthcare services.
This course provides anyone with an interest in patient safety,
or responsibility for delivering safer care, with a comprehensive
and detailed body of knowledge that will enable them to lead
patient safety teams, investigations and improvement projects.
It also provides a rapid route to qualification as a Certified Patient Safety Professional™ (CPSP). It enables you to study
and apply the four themes and 15 subject areas that together
comprise the patient safety body of knowledge and, by
completing an assessed patient safety improvement project
after the course, gain the professional recognition you deserve.
This course will benefit anyone – whether in an informal
or a formal role – who has an interest in, or responsibility
for patient safety. This can include physicians, nurses,
allied healthcare professionals and staff in administrative
or managerial roles who want to improve their
understanding of the emerging body of knowledge
around patient safety and risk management.
The course is also ideal for both established and
emerging healthcare leaders who want to demonstrate
their expertise through a recognised and regulated