The Center for Health Design has created an online tool to support the safety risk assessment (SRA) required by the 2014 Guidelines. This session shares the SRA tool with stakeholders so that they can begin using the tool on designs or in their own organizations. This presentation will describe the purpose and structure of the existing tool and describe what the next generation is going to include to assist health care designers and users construct safe physical environments.
State how to apply the SRA tool in the design of health care facilities.
Describe the basics of how safety can be designed into health care facilities.
List the strategic value of designing safety into the health care physical environment.
Identify the critical features and elements of a well-constructed safety risk assessment.