FAQContact usTerms of servicePrivacy Policy

Safety First - CE694
Safety First
The Joint Commission’s National Patient Safety Goals for 2013-2014

CE694 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Connie Kirkpatrick, RN, MS, PhD and Charles F. Bombard, RN, MHA, CPHQ, FACHE and Doris Schmidt, RN, BSN, MS, LRM
Average Rating
(4.4 / 5531 reviews)
Get this course FREE with an Unlimited CE Membership


CE OVERVIEW REVIEWS     
Objectives:
The purpose of this National Patient Safety Goal program is to inform nurses about The Joint Commission’s current NPSGs that apply to hospitals. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Name the current goals and elements of performance (requirements)
  • Explain the new goal effective January 1, 2014
  • Describe the intent of the patient safety goals

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 12/31/2014

Recommended CE

 
Advance Directives An Unrealized Goal
This course will be discontinued on 7/31/14 because a new version of it (CE715 Advan... More Info
Preventing Medical Errors for Nurses — Florida Req...
The goal of this preventing medical errors continuing education activity is to explore approaches to prevent m... More Info
A Nurse's Guide to Pain Management
This program has been approved for 6 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Cer... More Info
Alarm Fatigue Can Endanger Patients
The goal of this program is to provide nurses with information about safety concerns associated w... More Info

ContinuingEducation.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity. Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. ContinuingEducation.com guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

CE Courses
CE by Type
CE Resources