Introduction to the Tools for Clinical Human Factors
The 2016 Report by the Commission on Education and Training for Patient Safety stated that a 'wider understanding of Human Factors principles and practices will contribute significantly to improving the quality and effectiveness of care, and patient experience and safety.' This foundation training course is designed to embed the basic principles of human factors and professionalism into your clinical workplace.
This NHS course is a great opportunity to establish your understanding of the effects of teamwork, tasks, equipment, workspace, culture and organisation on human behaviour and abilities in a clinical setting. By focusing on communication, listening, team working, emotional intelligence, self-awareness, this interactive forum will show you how to get started on effectively reducing human errors and improving patient safety.
By focusing on outcomes, this NHS course will present case studies and group discussions that will drill into the detail of identifying and managing Clinical Human Factors that can result in reducing error rates and sickness absence, and increasing teamwork, safety and productivity.
Designed for, but not limited to; Nurse Leads, Clinical Leads and Service Managers working in Primary and Secondary Care, this step by step guide will equip attendees with the tools and techniques to build improved awareness of Clinical Human Factors.
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Clinical Human Factors was previously held in November 2017 in Birmingham. The training event was described as “facilitated and delivered really well”, “Really good day – good mix of attendees – good networking” and “Good use of games/examples” and “Good interaction. Liked style of the speaker”.
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How to reduce error rates, increase team work and enhance a safety culture
|9.30||Registration and refreshments|
|10.00||Leaders opening remarks and introduction of attendees|
|10.10||Understanding Clinical Human Factors: from theory to practical application|
Historical context and how Human Factors fits within the modern healthcare environment
Human Factors for the individual and team: breadth of application and relationship with safety
Referencing other industries and modern challenges: understanding the basic science behind the theory
|11.30||Case studies and group work: thinking differently about Clinical Human Factors|
Aviation and healthcare case study insights: thinking from an analytical perspective
Thinking analytically within a familiar environment and identifying where:
The chain could have been broken with ‘Chain of Events’
The process step had a significant hole with the ‘Swiss Cheese Model’
‘Open Reporting’ or ‘Debrief’ may have helped to prevent the errors
|1.40||Tackling the key areas that impact on individual or team performance|
Introducing the ‘Dirty Dozen’: addressing cognitive thinking, decision making and situational awareness
Focusing on personality types, team-working, leadership, communication, stress and fatigue
Group activities and exercises, action plans and checklists for raising awareness and enabling change
|3.00||How to use the Clinical Human Factors personal and team audit tool|
The audit tool as an essential workplace resource: the benefits and who should use it
Practical understanding of using the tool: understanding the how, why, where and when
Case study application of the audit tool: experiences shared from personal situations
|4.00||Close of day: Recap of objectives, understanding and tools to take away|
With a background in HM Forces, Christopher Hyde, Managing Director, Chameleogenics UK, will be sharing practical advice for educating team and individual awareness. Previously described as “engaging” and “delivered content well”, Chris will enhance your awareness at this case study driven examples on thinking differently and tool kits for raising awareness and enabling change.
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