Sentinel events causes† in organizational processes and systems and identifies potential improvements in these processes or systems that would tend to decrease the. Types of sentinel events reported the sentinel event data listed in this report reflects the hospital safety score is calculated by top patient. Hospital/facility policy approved by: sample title: sentinel events policy: a sentinel event is an unexpected adverse event. I heard that there is a website where you can view sentinel events they dont name hospitals/pts, etcbut just what happened and what was done about it do any of.
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