Preceptor Academy Forum

June 10, 2021

Presented by the APP Preceptor Academy to share knowledge and insight for educating students. Objectives include increasing productivity by utilizing time management techniques, organizing a structured platform, improving measurable feedback, and avoiding burnout by encouraging engagement.

Target Audience

This Course is designed for UPMC Advanced Practice Providers clinically educating medical learners.

Learning Objectives

Objectives include increasing productivity by utilizing time management techniques, organizing a structured platform, improving measurable feedback, and avoiding burnout by encouraging engagement.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 4.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 4.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
05/05/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
06/10/2021 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
06/10/2021 - 4:15pm
Cost:
$1.00
Live Virtual Conference via Microsoft Teams

Course Co-Directors
Amy L. Haller, MPAS, PA-C, MBA
Director, UPMC Center for Advanced Practice Education

Heather McCrory, MPAS, PA-C
Chair, UPMC Preceptor Academy-Education Committee

Autumn Groscost, MPAS, PA-C
Chair, UPMC Preceptor Academy

Pamela Reiger, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CRNP
Education Committee Member, UPMC Preceptor Academy

Faculty Listing:
Kristine Veshinfsky FNP-C, MSN 
CRNP, Expert 
Western Psychiatric Hospital

Lisa Henry, DNP, CRNP, AACC
APP, Supervisor APP HVI Surgical 
UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
Eric Bridenbaugh, PA-C, MSPS
PA, Expert 
UPMC Altoona

Donald Larmon, DNP CRNA
Director, UPMC Hamot School of Anesthesia

Rob Ross, PA-C
PA, Staff
Divine Providence Hospital
UPMC Williamsport

Rachel Wolfe MSN, CRNA, RN-BC, CCRN 
Associate Director, UPMC Hamot School of Anethesia

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 entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

Accreditation Statement
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.

Nursing (CNE) 
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 4.0 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 4.0 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

  • 4.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 4.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 4.00 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$1.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Interested in becoming a Preceptor Academy Fellow?
Email preceptoracademy@upmc.edu for more information!

Participation by all individuals is encouraged. Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Please notify us of your needs at least 2 weeks in advance of the program by contacting Amy Haller at halleral@upmc.edu.