WLA - UPMC Just Culture Curriculum UPDATE

Creating A Just Culture is imperative for promoting a safety culture within UPMC. By creating A Just Culture, leaders will understand how to effectively handle errors or near misses as they occur. This curriculum is offered to help leaders deal with these events consistently and effectively to promote a safety culture.

This curriculum provides the skills necessary to effectively handle safety events fairly through algorithms and case studies.

Target Audience

This training is developed for:

  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Other Health Care Professionals

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Empower staff to speak up about patient safety concerns without fear of retaliation
  • Utilize Just Culture guidelines to deal openly and consistently with mistakes and near misses when they occur
  • Treat patient care providers involved in errors and/or near misses with dignity, respect, and consistency
  • Listen and act in a fair and consistent manner
  • Examine system accountability for errors and/or near misses
  • Create a learning environment in which potential and future errors are prevented by openly sharing and learning from previous events and examples
  • Foster a work environment in which both staff and physicians feel safety to speak up about safety concerns.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.50 AAPA Category I CME
  • 4.50 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.
  • 4.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 4.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/16/2024
Course expires: 
02/16/2027
WISER
United States

Planning Committee:

  • Paul Phrampus, MD, CPE, FSSH - Associate Professor, Director, Peter M. Winter Institute for Simulation, Education, and Research (WISER)
  • Lisa Sheehan, MSN, RN, VA-BC - Programmatic Nurse Specialist Wolff Center at UPMC
  • Benjamin Reynolds, PA-C - Chief Advanced Practice Officer, UPMC; Director, UPMC Office of Advanced Practice Providers; Co-Director, University of Pittsburgh Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education; Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School
  • Dawn Ekas-Beam - Project Analyst at UPMC

Course Director:
Lisa Sheehan, MSN, RN, VA-BC - Programmatic Nurse Specialist Wolff Center at UPMC


No planners, 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 to disclose.

 

 

Accreditation Statement:
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.
 

Physicians (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh School designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 

Physician Assistant (AAPA)
The University of Pittsburgh has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 4.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 


Nursing (CNE)
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 4.5 contact hour.

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

  • 4.50 AAPA Category I CME
  • 4.50 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.
  • 4.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 4.50 Attendance
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