Risk Management’s Patient Safety Initiatives for Continued Process Improvement 8.30.23

August 30, 2023



Session Additional Dates 2023

Wednesday, Sept 6

Wednesday, Sept 13

Wednesday, Sept 20

Wednesday, Sept 27

Wednesday, Oct 4

Wednesday, October 11

Wednesday, October 18

Wednesday, October 25

Wednesday, November 1

Wednesday, Nov 8

Wednesday, Nov 15

Wednesday, Nov 22

Wednesday, Nov 29

Wednesday, Dec 6

Wednesday, Dec 13

Wednesday, Dec 20

Wednesday, Dec 27


Target Audience


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 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/30/2023 - 8:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
08/30/2023 - 9:00pm EDT

Disclaimer Statement

The information presented at this CME program represents the views and opinions of the individual presenters, and does not constitute the opinion or endorsement of, or promotion by, the UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, UPMC / University of Pittsburgh Medical Center or Affiliates and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.  Reasonable efforts have been taken intending for educational subject matter to be presented in a balanced, unbiased fashion and in compliance with regulatory requirements. However, each program attendee must always use his/her own personal and professional judgment when considering further application of this information, particularly as it may relate to patient diagnostic or treatment decisions including, without limitation, FDA-approved uses and any off-label uses

Teams Meeting
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Lisa Painter, DNP, RN: Senior Director of Risk Management
Lynn Sauers, RN, HCRM: Director of Risk Management
Paula Moore, MSN, RN: Senior Manager of Risk Management
Kerri Brooks, MSN, RN: Manager of Risk Management
Jacob Thieret, HCC: System Analyst for Risk Management
Diane Knapp, BSN, RN: Senior Risk Specalist
Deborah Stagon, MSN, RN, CEN: Senior Risk Specalist
Raven Cooley, BSN, RN: Senior Risk Specalist
Kristina Perez, BSN, RN, CCRN: Senior Risk Specalist
Chaton Turner, Esq. Senior Associate Counsel and 
Vice President Risk Management/ Disabilities Services
Amy Helmuth: Vice President of Quality
Danielle Ladie, M.D.
Timothy Canavan, M.D.

Faculty Disclosure

No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

Accreditation and credit designation

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 hours.

Other Healthcare Professionals

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.

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 Attendance
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