Medical Incident Management Template

This is a Medical Incident Management template that defines the responsibilities of the emergency response team. The template is a 100% customizable and you can edit every aspect of it with a few simple clicks in MyDraw.

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Medical Incident Management

Incident management refers to the process of analyzing the situation and identifying the causes. The main purpose to gather reports is to handle data for quality improvement that affects reimbursement. In this type of situation comes in hand a diagramming software like MyDraw to help you structure and organize the collected data.

What are the most common mistakes in a Medical emergency?

In healthcare, the most common mistake is the medication dosage. This includes administering the wrong dose, giving medication to the wrong patient, or omitting the dose.

Examples of incidents in healthcare

  • Mixing up patient data.
  • Not following clinical protocol.
  • A delay in results might cause the progression of the diagnosis.

Incident severity levels

The World Health Organization (WHO) classifies healthcare incidents according to the levels of severity -mild, moderate, severe, or death. The classification is established based on the severity of the symptoms or loss of function, the duration of the symptoms, and/or the interventions required as a result of the incident.