Erik J. Stratman, MD

Department of Dermatology,
The Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin

Dirk M. Elston, MD

Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery,
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston

Stanley J. Miller, MD

Department of Dermatology,
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

Accredited by

American Academy of Dermatology

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Course Description

After completing this learning activity, participants should be able to:
- Recognize the need for incorporating patient safety care initiatives relating to the skin biopsy pathway and wrong-site surgery into practice.
- Describe the national patient safety mandates that relate to the skin biopsy pathway and wrong-site surgery.
- Explain how to perform a simplified version of a Healthcare Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (HFMEA) to patient care as it relates to the skin biopsy pathways and wrong-site surgery.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-Jan-01
Expiration Date:2019-Jan-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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