Session date: 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 7:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Auditorium
9000 W Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 2.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 
7:00 am:  Surgical Safety and Team STEPPS Tools:  A Primer
Paul E. Levin, MD, Vice Chairman, Albert Einstein COM, Director, Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery
 
8:00 am:  American Health Care and Orthopaedic Trauma: Understanding the Patient's Perspective
Paul E. Levin, MD, Vice Chairman, Albert Einstein COM, Director, Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery
 
9:00 am:  Key Steps to Outcomes Management, Role of the IRB, and Intro to Common Tools
Maureen Collins, MS, RD, Director, National Outcomes Center, CHW
 
Grand Rounds:  addresses gaps in medical knowledge of anatomy and diagnosis, concerns relative to patient safety and quality improvement (system based learning and improvement), need for practice based learning and improvement with the outcome of better patient care.  This conference is designed as a venue for faculty, visiting professors, fellows and residents to present didactic lectures representing the most up-to-date knowledge in orthopaedic surgery.  Collegial discussions afford participants the opportunity to share clinical and surgical knowledge and application of knowledge to their patient population in varying settings.
 
ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 2.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Target audience: 

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Residents/Fellows, Nurses and Nurse Practitioners and Allied Health Professionals

Learning objectives: 
At the conclusion of this activity, I will be able to:
  • Improve patient safety and outcomes through the use of Team STEPPS Tools
  • Identify and understand the patient's perspective
  • Review the steps to an outcomes project
Faculty & credentials: 
Speaker:
Paul E. Levin, MD
Vice Chairman & Associate Professor
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Montefiore Medical Center
 
Dr. Levin has no relevant financial information to disclose
 
Activity Director and Planning Committee:
John Thometz, MD
Professor, Pediatric Orthopaedics
MCW Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Carole S. Vetter, MD
Professor, Sports Medicine
MCW Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
 
No one in control of content has any relevant financial information to disclose
 
Planning Committee:
Anne K. Kinowski, C-TAGME
Medical Education Coordinator II
MCW Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
 
No one in control of content has any relevant financial information to disclose

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Anne K Kinowski, C-TAGME
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-7433