Conceptual, Ethical, and Medical Questions Surrounding the Use of AI in Health Care

Pittsburgh, PA US
June 5, 2024

The purpose of this course is to review and educate the learner on the hype and the caution about the use of Artificial Intelligence in health care

Target Audience

RNs / SW / Health Coaches / Paramedics / EMTs

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe new knowledge regarding manifold conceptual, ethical, and practical questions of AI in healthcare
  2. Define how the implementation of AI poses a risk in healthcare
  3. Apply knowledge learned from panel discussion about pressing healthcare questions that professionals, ethicists, and hospital administrators face with expanded AI use
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 ASWB
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
06/05/2024
Course expires: 
06/26/2024
Event starts: 
06/05/2024 - 6:00am EDT
Event ends: 
06/05/2024 - 7:00am EDT

TIME

CONTENT

PRESENTER

10:30 – 10:40 AM

Introduction of Panel

Deem. McCarthy, Maier

10:40-  11:00 AM

Panel Topics: Questions about AI in Healthcare

Deem. McCarthy, Maier

11:00 – 11:20 AM

Implementation Risks of AI

Deem. McCarthy, Maier

11:20 – 11:30AM

Wrap up Discussion

Deem. McCarthy, Maier

UPMC Health Plan
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
United States

Michael J Deem, PhD  Department of Medicine Faculty in Human Genetics and Center for Bioethics & Health Law

Cynthia McCarthy, DHCE, MA, NREMT Director of the undergraduate Bioethics Certificate in the School of Public Health

Dr. John Maier, PHD, MD Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.  

Nursing (CNE) 

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hour(s). 

This activity is eligible for endorsed credit for UPMC Health Plan EMTs and Paramedics.  Complete ETHOS course work, obtain the attendance certificate, and submit to EMS governing body for 1 CE credit(s). 

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, University of Pittsburgh is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. University of Pittsburgh maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1.0 continuing education credit(s). 

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

There will be No CCM Credit for this event

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 ASWB
  • 1.00 Attendance
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