The organisational resilience and communication fields of knowledge provide frameworks to review clinical governance arrangements. Additionally, quality improvement theory, techniques and approaches are addressed to equip professionals with the practical skills to enhance safe, high-quality care. This knowledge is used to investigate how to achieve effective performance and monitoring systems.
To operationalise these requirements, this unit investigates the application of the NSQHSS Communicating for Safety and Recognising and Responding to Acute Deterioration Blood Safety Management Standards. Their necessity and integration with other standards in the NSQHSS are also reviewed.
|Unit name||The Science and Practice of Clinical Safety and Quality and Accountability 2|
|College/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
|Discipline||Australian Institute of Health Service Management|
|Coordinator||Doctor Sheree Lloyd|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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- Apply legal and ethical frameworks, policies and procedures to clinical safety and quality
- Evaluate, plan, and initiate effective clinical safety, quality and accountability
- Critically review the key principles of clinical accountability within the health care context
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|Assessment||Assignment (40%)|Presentation (30%)|Critique (30%)|
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