Wolff - Quality Education Series (QES) Session 5 1.11.23

January 11, 2023

Target Audience

Nurse

Nurse Practitioner

Pharmacist

Physician

Physician Assistant

Learning Objectives


• To gain knowledge about the basic principles used to develop engaging and memorable stories
• To gain knowledge about how to enhance the effectiveness of QI improvement presentations by applying the basic principles of storytelling
• Identify common obstacles encountered during organizational change and ways to enable action by mitigating the barriers
• Prepare and design your journal article writing plan.
• Effectively analyze and select appropriate journals to submit for publication.
• Revise and resubmit your journal article for accepted to publish status.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.50 AAPA Category I CME
  • 2.50 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.
    • 2.50 Patient Safety/Risk Management
  • 2.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/29/2022
Course expires: 
06/29/2023
Event starts: 
01/11/2023 - 9:00am EST
Event ends: 
01/11/2023 - 11:45am EST

Session 5 Agenda – 
9:00 – 9:05 am          Introduction: Stephanie Knoch
9:05 – 9:25 am          Dr. Furlan presenting Prostate MRI ACR project
9:25 – 10:00 am        Storytelling Mary Kay Wisniewski, MT, MA COM, Senior Improvement Specialist, Wolff Center
10:00 – 10:40 am      Sustaining Change Maddie Chrisman, PT, DPT, Improvement Specialist
10:40 – 10:45 am      Break
10:45 – 11:25 am      How to Publish your QI Project Rachel Zapf, PhD, Research Writer, Wolff Center at UPMC
11:25 – 11:30 pm      Wrap up: Stephanie Knoch

Virtual
Pittsburgh
United States

Mary Kay Wisniewski, MT, MA COM, Senior Improvement Specialist, Wolff Center
Maddie Chrisman, PT, DPT Improvement Specialist
Rachel Zapf, PhD Research Writer, Wolff Center at UPMC
Stephanie Knoch, MS Ed, Improvement Specialist, Wolff Center at UPMC

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 2.5 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 2.5 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 2.5 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. 
 

Available Credit

  • 2.50 AAPA Category I CME
  • 2.50 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.
    • 2.50 Patient Safety/Risk Management
  • 2.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.50 Attendance
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