This course invites learners to read and consider four mental health practice error vignettes published by DHHS, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Each vignette is followed by processing questions which the learner should independently consider before reading the commentaries provided.

Note:  This course is approved for Florida CE requirements for Psychologists, School Psychologists, Social Workers, and Marriage & Family Therapists, Mental Health Counselors and Nurses and other allied health professions. Also satisfies the Medical Errors requirements of other states as well.

Developed by: Karen Albig Smith, LMFT, LCAS, MAC, CAP, SAP, SAE

2017

Description:  This 2 CE offering invites learners to read and consider four mental health practice error vignettes published by DHHS, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Each vignette is followed by processing questions which the learner should independently consider before reading the commentaries provided. This should help learners determine how well they perform the risk assessment and analysis function implemented as part of root cause analysis. This offering meets Florida requirements for medical errors education for psychologists and F.S. 491 licensed mental health professionals

Public Domain Notice:  These vignettes and commentaries are contributed by DHHS, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Web M&Ms which can be found at https://psnet.ahrq.gov/webmm.  Program Services developed the pre and posttest and offering evaluation.

Note:  This course is approved for Florida CE requirements for Psychologists, School Psychologists, Social Workers, and Marriage & Family Therapists, Mental Health Counselors and Nurses and other allied health professions. Also satisfies the Medical Errors requirements of other states as well.

Objectives
1.  Participants will be able to identify the type of practice error in each vignette.
2. Participants will be able to identify the root cause of each scenario described.
3.  Participants will be able to identify safety improvements for each vignette.

CE Credits: 2

Agenda:
Hour One:    Vignettes and commentary.
Hour Two:   Vignettes and commentary.

CE Broker#:   OL 20-106372  

Methods:   Pre-test, study guide, posttest and evaluation, internet sources via URLs, Q&A by email.

Content Area:   Medical Errors, Ethics, Risk management, Practice Readiness, Legal and Regulatory

Purpose:  Mental health practitioners will be better equipped to reduce practice error and enhance patient safety.

Target Audience: Psychologists, school psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, licensed professional counselors, mental health counselors, nurses, employee assistance professionals, addiction professionals, behavioral health technicians, and other allied professionals who may work with these populations.

Approvals:
National Board for Certified Counselors (N.B.C.C.) Program Services has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP #: 5978.                  
Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.           
Program Services is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
 
Social Work State Licensing Board Approval Information for Continuing Education
States that accept our national approvals:   Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin.
States that accept Program Services credits through approval from other state SW boards:  Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia
Cross-disciplinary, no specified requirements/limitations or self- submit after the fact:   Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Maine, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Wyoming, New Mexico
Does not approve Program Services credits:   Hawaii, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana
 
National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) #86395
Florida Board of Nursing  FBN #2456 CEBroker provider # 50-1651
Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling:  BAP #162 CEBroker provider # 50-1651
Florida Board of Psychology.  BAP#162 CEBroker provider # 50-1651
Florida Office of School Psychology.  BAP#162 CEBroker provider # 50-1651
Florida Certification Board, Inc. #159A
Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners #033
Allied profession approvals can be found at https://www.programservices.org/approvals?other=true

Online Course

CE Broker#:
20-106372
CE Credits:
2
Price:
$20.00