2020 PI Collaborative Series: High Utilizers: Identification and Care Management

December 2, 2020

During this series, we will look at issues facing health care organizations, such as improving care for patients with acute and chronic behavior health issues, reducing opioid prescribing in orthopedic procedures, improving the management of chronic COPD, and addressing acute care capacity constraints.  All of these topics contribute to performance improvement.

Target Audience

  • Nurses

Learning Objectives

  1. Review a framework to identify high utilizers
  2. Show strategies to reduce hospital readmissions and ED re-visits
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
12/02/2020
Course expires: 
01/14/2021
Event starts: 
12/02/2020 - 11:30am
Event ends: 
12/02/2020 - 12:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Live via webcast
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and the presenters have nothing to disclose
Planning committee members
Laural Whitmore, MSE
Associate Vice President, Performance Improvement Collaboratives
Vizient
 
James Lichauer, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP
PI Program Director, Pharmacy
Vizient
 
Lindsay Mayer, RN, MSN, CPHQ (nurse planner)
Senior Director, PI Programs
Vizient
 
Mary Casey, BBA
Producer, Media Productions
Vizient
 
John Pevoto, MA
Producer, Media Productions
Vizient
 
Tracy Sutton. BS
Producer, Media Productions
Vizient
 
Marilyn Sherrill, RN, MBA
Knowledge Transfer Director
Vizient
 
Reviewer
Lindsay Mayer, RN, MSN, CPHQ (nurse planner)
Senior Director, Programs
Vizient
 
Presenters
Heather Forst, MS
PI Program Director
Vizient
 
Carolyn Jones, MHCL, BSN, RN, NE-BC, Manager, ED
Manager, ED Case Management
Stormont Vail Health
 
Moderator:
Laural Whitmore, MSE
Associate Vice President, Performance Improvement Collaboratives
Vizient

Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. 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.

Designation Statements:

NURSING
This activity is designated for 1.00 contact hours.
 
Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 1.20 contact hours.
 
CEU
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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