Safety and assurance in Health Systems 3
- Module Goals
Students should acquire knowledge and understanding of the methods used to insure safety of medical personnel and equipment in health care facilities.
- Assessment Methods
40%: Class activity.
60%: End-of-term exam.
- Module Syllabus
Concept of occupational safety and health; safety management systems in hospitals; food security in hospitals; radiation protection in hospitals; electrical protection in hospital; equipment grounding in hospital; drug safety; fires: causes and methods of extinguishing; earthquake and volcano regional safety; protection measures in wartime; home safety kit; protection from lightning in hospital; protection in dangerous areas; and protection equipment and systems.