Title: “Prevention of Medical Errors”
Presenter: Stefanie Meyer-Goodwin, MA, LMHC, LMFT, NCC, CCMHC, ACS
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This course examines the impact of medical errors on clients in mental healthcare settings. Best practices and ethical guidelines for psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, and mental health counselors that can help reduce and prevent medical errors are discussed. The course examines root cause analysis and its application to responding to medical errors in mental health settings related to competence, informed consent, HIPAA, cultural competence, confidentiality, abuse reporting, duty to protect, responding to suicide risk, and assessment errors. Strategies for error prevention and reduction are presented. Case vignettes and participant discussion is used to highlight key learning points.