DNP 740 Risk Management Analysis in Nursing Practice


This course covers how the candidate can protect patients, staff members, and visitors from inadvertent injury. Of particular emphasis of this program is how to analyze and manage risks present to patients with healthcare delivery. This course also explores how to protect an organization’s financial assets and intangibles, including reputation and image. Overall, through this course, candidates gain guidance and structure on managing risks relative to clinical and business services that drive quality patient care while fostering a safe environment.

Learning Outcomes

  • Promote quality patient care, combined with performance improvement activities.
  • Craft risk analyses of a given health environment.
  • Minimize the frequency and severity of adverse events.
  • Determine the appropriate mitigation strategies for inevitable risks.