Enhance your professional experience and your nursing, health administration or public health career with Southern New Hampshire University's online patient quality and safety post-graduate certificate. The online certificate program is a valuable credential for students who hold a master's degree, doctoral degree or are matriculated into a doctoral program in a health profession. It addresses the need in the healthcare industry for healthcare administrators to obtain knowledge and experience in the continuous improvement of the patient care process through strategies for improving patient quality and safety, as outlined in the Institute of Medicine's report on "The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health."
The online patient quality and safety graduate certificate prepares nurses and other healthcare administration professionals to meet the changing needs of the 21st-century healthcare workforce. Graduates of the program will have the skills to design, implement and lead a broad range of patient safety activities in nursing, health administration or public health.