This module is an introduction to error
reduction and prevention strategies by making the abnormal conditions apparent.
Detecting risks before any harm occurs to residents is essential to improving
The module demonstrates the benefits of
error-detection strategies through two simple online activities.
Error reduction by making abnormal
conditions obvious is one of the tools of a Quality Improvement system in
healthcare, industry, hospitality, and in many other sectors, and this module
is one of the Quality Improvement modules offered by ISMP Canada.