Wolff - Quality Education Series 2021 (QES) Session 3 10.20.21

October 20, 2021

Project Management and Plan-Do-Study-Act  

Target Audience

Nurse

Nurse Practitioner

Pharmacist

Physician

Physician Assistant

Learning Objectives

·        Understand project basics and the phases of project management                              

·        Identify and apply project management tools to make chosen project more successful     

·        Identify 5 key elements of successful projects 

·        Learn strategies to generate potential solutions to quality improvement problems. 

·        Define and apply PDSA cycles as part of the test of change process   

           

                         

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.25 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.
  • 2.25 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/15/2021
Course expires: 
12/30/2021
Event starts: 
10/20/2021 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
10/20/2021 - 11:30pm

 

 

Virtual
Pittsburgh
United States

Rachel Troyan, MBA PMP, Project Manager, Clinical Improvement

Lisa Sheehan, MSN, RN, VA-BC, Programmatic Nurse Specialist, Wolff Center at UPM

 

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. 

Physician (CME) 

The University of Pittsburgh School designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nursing (CNE) 

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 2.25 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

  • 2.25 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.
  • 2.25 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.25 Attendance
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