FMEA Risk Assessment for Healthcare Decision Making

Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA) is a valuable risk assessment process that should be used more often in healthcare problem solving and decision making. This webinar’s instructor has worked with FMEA in healthcare settings for the past 12 years. She provides a quick lesson in how to use FMEA, and shares varied examples of benefits for you and your organization.

Areas Covered in the Session :

  • FMEA assists in more robust decision making: grounded in analysis vs. opinion
  • Developing a problem solving culture leads to more proactive thinking vs. ‘firefighting’ reactions
  • Learn how to use FMEA and when to use this important risk assessment
  • Understand the relevance of the FMEA process to healthcare business processes, clinical operational work flows, facility changes and new space planning, etc.

Who Will Benefit:

  • Healthcare Industry
  • Healthcare VP/Director/Manager
  • Director/Manager of Healthcare Quality
  • Director/Manager of Healthcare Process Improvement
  • VP of Healthcare Operations /Chief Operating Officer
  • Healthcare Risk Manager/Safety Officer


Patricia Morrill

Patricia Morrill, PMP, EDAC is President of PM Healthcare Consulting, LLC. She specializes in project management and process improvement strategies with a passion for coaching executives and staff in how to develop a problem solving culture and lead organizational change. She is a national speaker and published author in risk assessments and Process Improvement Strategy Deployment (©2012). Patricia has 30 years of healthcare experience, including previous employment with large healthcare systems and an architectural design firm with certifications in Project Management, Lean Healthcare, and Six Sigma Green Belt. She is an affiliate with the Center for Health Design, accredited in Evidence-Based Design.



  • Login Information with Password to join the session, 24 hours prior to the webinar
  • Presentation Handout in .pdf format
  • Presentation from the Speaker
  • Feedback form
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Recording access Information with Password to view the webinar, will be sent 24 hours after the completion of the Live webinar.
  • Presentation Handout in .pdf format
  • Certificate of Attendance