The Risk Management Module focuses on the systematic application of policies, practices, and resources for assessing risk in an Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC). This online course explains risk management activities that meet regulatory requirements, contribute to safe ambulatory patient care, increase efficiency and effectiveness, and reduce the risk of financial loss and legal liability.
Participants will become familiar with risk assessment tools and risk management techniques. This module presents an overview of the federal and state mandates and accreditation standards that help ensure compliance when developing risk management policies and procedures.
- Explain their role as risk manager in an ASC.
- Describe the basic components of a risk management program.