Wolff - Tackling Quality Improvement using Plan-Do-Study-Act Cycles and Human Factors Design 12.11.19

Pittsburgh, PA US
December 11, 2019

 

Participants will use rapid-cycle tests of change and human factors design principles to improve quality outcomes.

Target Audience

MDs, RNs, managers, ICPs, Quality department staff 

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and assess the feasibility of real-world problems that can be tackled using quality improvement (QI) methodology.
  • Learn strategies to generate potential solutions to QI problems.
  • Apply rapid-cycle tests of change and human factors design principles to real-world projects.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 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.
  • 2.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
06/24/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020
Event starts: 
12/11/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
12/11/2019 - 10:00am

Disclaimer Statement

The information presented at this CME program represents the views and opinions of the individual presenters, and does not constitute the opinion or endorsement of, or promotion by, the UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, UPMC / University of Pittsburgh Medical Center or Affiliates and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.  Reasonable efforts have been taken intending for educational subject matter to be presented in a balanced, unbiased fashion and in compliance with regulatory requirements. However, each program attendee must always use his/her own personal and professional judgment when considering further application of this information, particularly as it may relate to patient diagnostic or treatment decisions including, without limitation, FDA-approved uses and any off-label uses

Herberman Conference Center 202 C
5150 Centre Ave.
UPMC Shadyside
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
United States

 

 

 

Mary Kay Wisniewski, Senior 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 2.0 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.

 

Available Credit

  • 2.00 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.
  • 2.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
06/24/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020
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