Assignment Details

For this assignment, choose a health care organization that interests you (e.g., long-term care facility, medical center, acute-care hospital). Select 1 area of the organization that requires a risk assessment, and discuss the importance of risk management to this area.

Include at least 2 of the following to guide your discussion, where applicable to the area you selected:

  • Patient safety concerns
  • Medication administration concerns
  • Environmental safety hazard concerns
  • Record privacy concerns
  • Diagnostic error concerns
  • Technology concerns
  • Surgical error concerns

The use of 3 scholarly sources (e.g., textbook, article from the CEC Library) is required.

Deliverable Length:  700 words minimum (1-2 pages)