Total CE Credit Hours: 4
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101522
About the Course:
This course is intended to provide important concepts and strategies that are crucial to the prevention of errors within the behavioral healthcare practice of psychologists, counselors, social workers and other behavioral health professionals.
This course is based on the article, National Patient Safety Goals created by the Joint Commission in 2019 and the article Sentinel Events created by CAMBHC in 2017.
2008 revised 2019
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about patient safety and ways to reduce practice errors. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain ways organization systems can help reduce errors.
Discuss Florida’s mandated requirements for error reduction.
Provide 5 examples of potential medical errors within behavioral healthcare practice.
Describe the process for Root Cause Analysis.
Describe the JCAHO’s mandatory goals for patient safety.
Discuss Sentinel Events and JCAHO’s requirements.
Identify major causes of medical errors (practice errors).
Explain why giving attention to medical errors is important.
Describe how personal qualities impact on practice errors.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
4 CE Credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
4 CE Credit hours
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
4 CE Credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
4 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
2.75 CE Credit hours
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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