Root Cause Analysis
Duration: 1 Day - Start Time: 09:15 End Time: 16:30 - CPD Hours: 8
- Price: £199.00
A list of available dates can be found at the foot of this page.
A structured workshop designed specifically for healthcare professionals. The day will provide clinical leaders with practical skills to enable them to undertake a root cause analysis and develop an action plan in order to improve quality and safety in their clinical setting.
"Excellent tutor who made a huge subject manageable fun!"
"Really accessible training that supports you in the workplace - thank-you!"
"Excellent study day - brilliant facilitator!"
Past course delegates, October 2016
Root Cause Analysis (RCA) is a structured method used to analyze adverse events. It can be used for any event, drug errors, falls, incidents of pressure ulcers and it can be used to help deal with complaints. When incidents happen, it is important that lessons are learned to prevent the same incident occurring elsewhere. RCA investigation is a well recognised way of doing this.
This is an interactive workshop based on case studies. The objectives of the workshop are to enable participants to:
- Understand the importance of Root Cause Analysis
- Understand the importance of carrying out an effective RCA
- Identify where to collect information from
- Write a timeline
- Develop an action plan
- Identify what to include in a report
- Introductions and objectives
- What is RCA?
- Short case study
- The stages of an RCA
- Long case study Feedback
To provide clinical leaders with practical skills to enable them to undertake a root cause analysis and develop an action plan in order to improve quality and safety