Quality Improvement. Dr. Sheryl Cornelius, EdD, MSN, RN. Objectives:. Upon completion of this module the student will be able to: Describe the role of the nurse in quality improvement. Outline what constitutes a sentinel event. Articulate reporting of a sentinel event.
Dr. Sheryl Cornelius, EdD, MSN, RN
Upon completion of this module the student will be able to:
Institute of Medicine (IOM) report
Committee on the Quality of Health Care in America
Find an example online and discuss how the facility handled it
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