System ED Advisory Team Meeting 1.10.23
New and updated patient care and patient experience policies/guidelines/tools are introduced and discussed with Emergency Medicine physician and nursing leadership throughout UPMC system. This information includes, but is not limited to: electronic record documentation, staffing models, policies, communication tactics, patient care guidelines. By introducing and discussing current and new UPMC policies/guidelines at these meetings, it ensures that each facility adopts and implements UPMC's patient care/patient experience practices to ensure all patients are provided care reflective of UPMC's Mission, Vision and Values.
I. Welcome Dr. Yealy - WIN
II. UPMC Patient Experience Sandy Rader, Jennifer Malatek, Huron Coaching Team
III. Clinical Rotations in ED/CDU Brandy Hershberger, CNO
IV. Lab results TAT project Sharon Adams, Unit Dir Pammy Mosteller, RN
V. IDU: staff prep - Ebola Knox Walk, Sr. Dir Emer Prepared
VI. ED reporting update Dr. Adam Frisch
VII. DUI policy update Denise Abernethy
VIII. Q & A, Closing Remarks Dr. Yealy
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.
IV. AMA updates Brian Bachowski, Sr Dir, Pt Safety 10 minutes
Phelicia Goshea, Improvement Specialist CRP
V. Q & A, Closing Remarks Dr. Yealy 10 minutes
2022 Meeting dates:
Dr. Yealy, SVP, UPMC, and Chief Medical Officer, UPMC Health Services,
Sandy Rader, President, UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside,
Jennifer Malatek, Huron Coaching Team
Brandy Hershberger, CNO
Sharon Adams, Unit Dir Pammy Mosteller, RN
Knox Walk, Sr. Dir Emer Prepared
Dr. Adam Frisch
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.
The University of Pittsburgh School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.5 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.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.50 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.50 Attendance