Assignment Content…

  1. Read the Multifactorial Medication Mishap case study and the commentary that follows.
  2. Complete the root cause analysis worksheet to analyze the case
  3. Write a 525 word-summary in which you:

    • Explain why a root cause analysis was appropriate for this situation.
    • Analyze the impact of using tools like RCA, FMEA, and PDSA on the quality and safety of patient care. (YOU MAY CHOOSE THE TOOLS YOU LIKE TO USE)

    Cite a minimum of two peer-reviewed or evidence-based sources published within the last five years to support your summary in an APA-formatted reference page.