BCHO Grand Rounds: New Frontiers in Patient Safety (As Well as A Few of the Old Ones)

Presented by:
Mary Rutherford, MD, FAAP, FACEP 
Director of Clinical Quality
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland 

Michael Lang, MD, MPN, FAAP
Medical Director-Informatics;
Associate Director, Residency Program
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland


  • Recognize how serious medical errors and unintended harm to patients can occur even in excellent health care settings (in-patient, out-patient, and cyber space).
  • Adopt constructive approaches to avoid human error and reduce medical errors including diagnostic errors.
  • Describe how clinical decision support tools in an electronic health record can be used to mistake-proof certain clinical workflows.

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Did you miss Grand Rounds? Visit http://vimeo.com/album/2238536 and use password CHRCO to view recorded Grand Rounds presentations. 

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 8:00am to 9:00am

OPC Auditorium 744 52nd Street, Oakland, CA 94609