Wolff - Quality Education Series(QES) - An Introduction to Quality Improvement & Assessing the Current State 9.15.20
An Introduction to Quality Improvement & Assessing the Current State
SESSION 1 AGENDA
9:00 – 11:30 AM
September 15, 2020
Tami Minnier, MSN, RN, FACHE
Chief Quality Officer, UPMC
Welcome and Introduction to Project Sharing
Stephanie Knoch, MS Ed
Improvement Specialist, Wolff Center
Introduction to Quality Improvement Concepts/QRC Application
Amy Lukanski , DNP, RN, CPN
Quality Manager, System Implementation & Sustainability, Wolff Ctr
Mid-morning stretch (10 minutes)
Assessing the Current State
Lisa Sheehan, MSN, RN, VA-BC
Programmatic Nurse Specialist, Wolff Center
Connecting Theory to Project
Amy Ruscetti, PT, DPT
Improvement Specialist, Clinical Improvement Department, Wolff Center
Questions/Homework/Coaching Calls (5 minutes)
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Tami Minnier, MSN, RN, FACHE, Chief Quality Officer, UPMC
Stephanie Knoch, MS Ed, Improvement Specialist, Wolff Center
Amy Lukanski , DNP, RN, CPN, Quality Manager, System Implementation & Sustainability, Wolff Ctr
Lisa Sheehan, MSN, RN, VA-BC , Programmatic Nurse Specialist, Wolff Center
Amy Ruscetti, PT, DPT , Improvement Specialist, Clinical Improvement Department, Wolff Center
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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 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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.
- 6.25 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.
- 6.25 Attendance