Patient Safety Certificate Program

Track I Program: Offered Monday, April 1 - Tuesday, April 2, 2019

The Patient Safety Certificate Program is designed to assist health care risk management and patient safety professionals apply key patient safety concepts to support improved patient care and outcomes. Participants will review patient safety concepts and learn to effectively apply them to effect positive change in their organization. The certificate program is designed in a “blended learning” approach, with attendees beginning their journey with the program with an online component prior to the in-person learning. Registration for this program will close February 15, 2019.

Subject areas include:
  • Patient Safety Past, Present and Future
  • Patient Safety Infrastructure
  • Patient Safety Science/Foundations
  • Patient Safety Data
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Disclosure
  • Human Factors
  • Communicating for Patient Safety
  • Building Patient Safety into Organizations
  • Maintaining Personal Energy

Continuing Education Credit Information

ASHRM Credit

This program is approved for 18 contact hours of continuing education credit toward fulfillment of the requirements of ASHRM designations of FASHRM (Fellow) and DFASHRM (Distinguished Fellow), and toward CPHRM renewal – for those who hold the designation at the time of the program.

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)

American Society for Health Care Risk Management is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This program has been approved for 18 credit hours of CNE.


5 hours of online work, 13 hours of on-site application

Completion Requirements

You will receive a "Certificate of Completion" upon completion of the following:

  • Completion of all online work
  • Full on-site attendance
  • Completion of evaluation within 2 weeks

Important Dates

Feb 15 Registration Closes
Feb 19 Online course opens - participants receive access information
April 1-2 On-site application
April 8 Online course re-opens for wrap up
April 18 Online course completion deadline

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