patient safety

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (...

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

You will need to report two records for ABA Diplomates that have earned Patient Safety credit as well as MOCA points for their participation in a CME activity.  These two types of credit cannot be reported...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Four of the provider’s board members sit on the quality improvement committees at their respective organizations. These members are instrumental in communicating quality data, identifying professional practice gaps and providing...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The leadership of the CME program is integrated in Quality Improvement Committees, the Operating Room Safety Committee, and the Performance Improvement and Patient Safety Committees. This integration is an active one that positions...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The provider includes CME as part of its three-part Quality Improvement mission for its academic health center. Key staff members of the CME office are members of the institution’s Patient Safety and Quality Improvement committees...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The provider develops tools such as facial diagrams to assist surgeons in communicating realistic expectations to patients, a resource guide as a supplement to patient safety activities, a resource on informed consent in plastic...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The CME program is closely tied to performance improvement initiatives in the organization and has outcomes and performance improvement managers on the CME advisory committee.  The Director of CME is also a member of the health...

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October 19, 2012
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Friday, October 19, 2012

Jane Nester DrPH, Exec Dir for Medical Education/AHEC at Moses Cone Hospital,describes how she demonstrates the strategic value of CME to graduate medical education, in an interview with Steve Singer, PhD, Director of Education...

>>SINGER: Welcome back.

>>NESTER: Thank you again.

>>SINGER: OK. So, in this part of the video we’re going to talk about GME and CME...

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Saturday, October 22, 2011

The provider described in its self-study report a process to identify professional practice gaps by referencing national data regarding patient safety and medical ethics. However, the provider did not link the professional practice...

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Saturday, October 22, 2011

The provider's integration of CME into the process of improving professional practice involves identifying and addressing educational needs from practice and point of care setting and then using educational methods such as...

Steve Singer, PhD, ACCME Director, Education and Outreach, gave a presentation at the National Association Medical Staff...

How Nationwide Children's Hospital Created a Culture of Safety

In this video interview series, Richard Brilli, MD, Chief Medical Officer; and Karen Heiser, PhD, Vice-President and Designated Institutional...