Which of the following is a term used by The Joint Council (TJC) for a "headliner" event that may cause an unexpected or unanticipated outcome or death and trigger an investigation of a hospital's policies?
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A healthcare event is usually a forum for support and gathering or learning new information about healthcare.
A current event is a happening the community is aware of on an organizational, local, regional, national, or global level.
The TJC term for a "headliner" event that may cause an unexpected or unanticipated outcome or death and trigger an investigation of a hospital's policies are sentinel events.
An adverse event is a negative consequence of care that results in unintended injury or illness.
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