Alarm Fatigue: A Patient Safety Concern
Sue Sendelbach, RN, PhD, CCNS, Marjorie Funk, RN, PhD, FAHA
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Define the term “alarm fatigue.”
  • Discuss the Joint Commission’s National Patient Safety Goals related to alarm fatigue.
  • Compare and contrast false alarms, nonactionable alarms, and monitor appropriateness.

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: ACC3342
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: B
Test Expires: 12/1/2015

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Alarm Fatigue: A Patient Safety Concern

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