8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Capacity: 20

This class will be held virtually.

Course description

Medication errors are defined as any event that may cause or lead to an inappropriate medication use or patient harm. This program is intended to increase the awareness of medication errors by healthcare professionals and will focus on the medication administration process in eliminating medication errors. This class will acknowledge the resources available to promote healthcare provider wellbeing & improve psychological health. With a collaborative effort, the incidents that can lead to patient and staff harm will be reduced.

Prerequisites and preparation

Assignment details to be posted soon.

Modules and pre-class assignments are to be completed no more than 30 days prior to class. In-class sessions will build upon content introduced during pre-work. Pre-work is required for C.E. credit and will be verified prior to the start of class. If pre-work is not completed and verified, C.E. credit will not be provided. Participants must show proof of completion (completed medication audit form and completed modules). Participants may bring their UC Learning Center training transcript as evidence of module completion or show their training transcript using the SumTotal Mobile app.

Virtual session requirements

Follow the virtual participation guidelines, including being on camera, engaging in activities, and attesting to participation.

C.E. contact hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 7.0 contact hours.

The UC Davis Health Center for Professional Practice of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to: 

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.

UC Davis employees

$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.

This class is for UC Davis Health employees only.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Cathy Adamson, M.S.N., R.N.
Professional Development Specialist

Daniel Aquino, M.S.-L., C.S.S.G.B., R.N.-B.C.
Professional Development Specialist