Learning Goal: I’m working on a health & medical project and need the explanation and answer to help me learn.

Case Study: Creating a culture of safety in response to an adverse event in healthcare

For this assignment, you will access the Saudi Digital Library to research a specific case of an adverse event that occurred in healthcare. Using the case that you have identified, you will write a research paper exploring the impact and importance of creating a safety culture in healthcare organizations.

Your research paper shall:

  • Describe the adverse event that you selected as your case study. Include details of the patient outcome and the contributing factors involved in the adverse event.
  • Evaluate the impact and importance of creating a patient safety culture in healthcare organizations.
  • Create an improvement plan to address the issues that were identified in your adverse event case. Your plan shall include analysis of best practices in safety culture.

Your well-written paper should meet the following requirements:

  • Five-six pages in length, not including the title or reference pages.
  • Formatted per APA 7th edition and Saudi Electronic University standards.
  • Provide support for your work with in-text citations from a minimum of five scholarly articles. Two of these sources may be from the class readings, textbook, or lectures, but two must be external. The Saudi Digital Library is a good place to find these references.
  • Provide full APA references for the sources used on a reference page, along with appropriate in-text citations.
  • Utilize headings to organize the content in your work.

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Requirements: 6 pages