Assignment 1 NUR 629
RISK MANAGEMENT ASSIGNMENT:
As we have explored various professional and organizational risks facing health care today and reviewed risk management tools, processes and strategies to address risks, the written assignment this week asks you to consider the risks within your own unit, department or organization, Based on your experience in a current or past position within a health care organization, please prepare a 3-5 page paper (excluding reference page and title page) that addresses the following prompts:
Identify a risk to your unit, department, or organization.
Describe the type of risk it is why you feel this is a risk.
Discuss the likelihood of this risk occurring and what the impact to the unit, department, or organization would be should the risk occur.
What strategies does your unit, department or organization currently use to mitigate or prevent these risks from occurring?
Based on your review, what additional strategies might you recommend in light of your findings?
Be sure to use appropriate references to the literature to support your analysis and recommendations.