adverse events in hospitals

Write a 5 – 6 page ( 1250 4500 words) paper on the following topic. Support your information using
peer-reviewed or scholarly journals. Follow APA format and write as a Microsoft Word document.
Click on this link to the 016 Report: have
attached the report) After reviewing this report, discuss the following questions: – How does the

report define errors, adverse events and preventable adverse events? – What is the function of the

NCC MERP? – How are adverse events determined? – What percentage of adverse events has been
identified as preventable? – In what ways can adverse events be reduced? – Summarize the
recommendations of the study. – How does the principle of learning from errors as a way to

improve healthcare quality and patient safety?