Risk Management Handbook for Health Care Organizations: Clinical risk

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Peggy Nakamura, Roberta Carroll, Sylvia M. Brown
Jossey-Bass, 2006 - Medical - 562 pages
Volume II focuses on patient safety and the operational risk inherent in all healthcare organizations with particular emphasis on clinical risk.. The role of the risk manager in patient safety will be a common underlying theme.

Topics include:

  • Patient Safety
  • Risk Management’s Role in Performance Improvement
  • Clinical Crisis Management
  • Informed Consent
  • Clinical Research
  • Medication Safety
  • The Risk Manager && Biomedical Technology
  • Primary && Ambulatory Care
  • Pre-Hospital Emergency Medical Services
  • Emergency Department
  • Behavioral Health
  • Critical Care
  • Perinatal Risk Management
  • Pediatrics
  • Operating Room
  • Laboratory
  • Radiology
  • Home Care Services
  • Post Acute && Long Term Care

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Contents

1 The 2006 National Patient Safety Goals
12
List ofExhibits Figures Tables Photos and Appendices
16
Risk Managements Role in Performance
23
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About the author (2006)

Roberta Carroll, ARM, MBA, CPCU, CPHRM, (series editor) is director, Risk Management Consulting Services, Aon Risk Consultants, Tampa, Florida.

Sylvia M. Brown, RN, JD (volume editor) is vice president, Risk Management, Premier Insurance Management Services, San Diego.

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