The purpose of this assignment is to apply concepts reflected in the course text, discussions, and other literature sources you access to review and analyze an actual incident. You may choose among the following incidents:

Johns Hopkins Hospital Josey King Patient Death

Address the Risk Source elements of the Bow-tie Representation of Risk Management Model in figure 14.1 of the Hopkin text

Assignment should be 7 – 10 pages long. The following format is recommended.

Title: Case Analysis of the Fall of Humpty Dumpty (Part 1)

Abstract: One paragraph on the second page; tells what the paper is about

Introduction: Provide an overview of the purpose of the case analysis and the components of the model used to conduct the analysis.

Description of the event: Provide a description of the event you have selected. Address the following elements from the model as they relate to the event analysis:

  • People
  • Premises
  • Processes
  • Products

The following sections will reflect your analysis of the following Risk Sources as they relate to the event:

  • Strategic risks
  • Tactical risks
  • Operational risks
  • Compliance risks

Conclusions: Summarize your analysis; include any recommendations you may develop. Include evidence in the literature as indicated in any of the sections of your paper.

Significance: Describe the “lessons learned” and implications for risk management. Refer to the literature review as needed to compare to what others have used to address the same issue.