Wolff 2023 UPMC Advanced Quality Education Series (AQES) Day 5 5.17.23
May 17, 2023
Maintaining the Gains – How to Interpret Data to Advance Quality Improvement
Mark Roberts, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Health Policy and Management Professor of Medicine, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration and Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Pittsburgh
June 9, 2023
Managing and Driving Change Through Implementation Science
Laura Damschroder, MS, MPH, Investigator with the Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research and Adjunct Associate Professor at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia
- Understand basic principles of data analysis and how they apply to the forms of data that come from health care systems.
- Summarize and assess the health of a group of people and how it relates to understanding the importance of standardization and limitations of risk adjustment and prediction.
- Discuss Deming's System of Profound Knowledge
- Identify 5 Deming principles that help healthcare process improvement
9:00 – 9:02 am
Introduction: Stephanie Knoch
9:02 – 10:00 am
Maintaining the Gains - How to Interpret Data to Advance Quality Improvement: - Mark Roberts, MD, MMP, Director, Public Health Dynamics Lab, Physician, and Department of Health Policy and Management Faculty at the University of Pittsburgh
10:00 – 10:50 am
Team Project Report Outs - (10 min each)
10:50 – 10:55 am
10:55 - 11:55 am
Intro to Deming- Eric Bakow, MA, MPM, RRT Project Director, Lean Six Sigma, UPMC Health Plan
11:55 – 12:00 pm
Closing: Stephanie Knoch
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Mark Roberts, MD, MMP, Director, Public Health Dynamics Lab, Physician, and Department of Health Policy and Management Faculty at the University of Pittsburgh
Eric Bakow, MA, MPM, RRT Project Director, Lean Six Sigma, UPMC Health Plan
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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 2.75 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 2.75 contact hours.
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 2.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
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.
This activity has been designated as and qualifies for Patient Safety-Risk Management Credit.
- 2.75 AAPA Category I CME
- 2.75 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.
- 2.75 Patient Safety/Risk Management
- 2.75 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 2.75 Attendance