NURS 5015: Health Care Systems

Root Cause Analysis Resources

Background Information

Article Databases

Topic Ideas/Categories

Anesthesia-Related Event
Criminal Event
Delay in Treatment
Dialysis-Related Event
Elopement
Fall
Fire
Infant Abduction
Infant Discharge to Wrong Family
Infection-Related Event
Inpatient Drug Overdose
Maternal Death
Medical Equipment–Related
Medication Error
Op/Post-Op Complication
Perinatal Death/Injury
Radiation Overdose
Restraint-Related Event
Self-Inflicted Injury
Severe Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia
Suicide
Transfer-Related Event
Transfusion Error
Unassigned
Unintended Retention of a Foreign Body
Utility System Failure
Ventilator Death
Wrong-Patient, Wrong-Site, Wrong-Procedure