medical students in saudi arabia

Using technology in patient safety

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SCHSSaudi Commission for Health Specialties

6 continuing medical education hours


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Event content


  • By reviewing healthcare accreditation agencies standards, patient safety training is required for all healthcare staff
  •  Based on training need assessment, we found many leaders not actively involved in selection of technologies that improve patient safety
  •  Based on training needs assessment, we found that medical errors are not investigated well in healthcare organisations 
  •  By Observation, many healthcare information systems did not involve patient safety requirements in the system design


  • Define the patient safety
  •  Recognize the role of leaders in patient safety
  •  Underline the importance of technologies to improve the patient safety
  • Categorize the medical errors
  • Recognize the principles of system thinking
  •  Explain the human factor engineering
  •  Design the healthcare information system to improve the patient safety practices
  •  Analyse the medical error using root cause analysis methodology


  • Describe the healthcare patient safety principles
  •  Explain the role of leadership in patient safety 
  • Explain the different technologies used in healthcare organisations
  •  Assess the medical errors 
  • Manage the human factors in the healthcare organizations
  •  Design the healthcare information system to improve patient safety in the organizations
  •  Apply the root cause analysis methodology

Target Audience

All professions Medicals


  • Nabil Abdullah Y Osayri

    Laboratory Science

    Laboratory Quality Management