The online Graduate Certificate in Patient Safety in Medication Use is about the minimization or prevention of potentially preventable adverse medication events that cause harm to patients. The curriculum teaches students about the medication use system, ethical considerations, patient safety from the patient and system perspective, how to evaluate safety measures, established methods to minimize risk of patient harm, and the role of technology in improving safety. Students can choose from multiple electives to tailor their training to their individual interests and goals.
- Bachelor’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited US institution, or equivalent
- 2.5 Upper-Division GPA or better
- Resume or CV
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges