System ED Advisory Team Meeting 4.11.23
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 10 minutes
II.UPMC Patient Experience - Sandy Rader, Jennifer Malatek, 25 minutes
Huron Coaching Team
III.“Reflex POC Creatinine for IV contrast CT” - Michael Turturro, MD, Physician 10 minutes
Chief, UPMC Mercy
IV.ED waiting room tracking boards - Dr. Yealy 20 minutes
V.ED wait time transparency - Dr. Yealy/Mary Kay Wisniewski, 15 minutes
Sr. Improvement Specialist
VI.Q & A, Closing Remarks - Dr. Yealy 10 minutes
Dr. Yealy, SVP, UPMC, and Chief Medical Officer, UPMC Health Services,
Sandy Rader, President, UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside,
Jennifer Malatek, Huron Coaching Team
Mary Kay Wisniewski, Sr. Improvement Specialist
Michael Turturro, MD
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