2022 Performance Improvement Collaborative Series - Sepsis Early Recognition

September 14, 2022

During this series, we will look at issues facing health care organizations such as workplace violence, redesigning ambulatory care delivery, the early recognition of sepsis and improving health equity. All topics contribute to performance improvement.

Target Audience

Physician

Nursing

Pharmacist

Learning Objectives

1.    Identify gaps in existing processes to enhance development and implementation of actions to reduce the time it takes for sepsis recognition. 
2.    Recognize strategies to provide improved quality and decreased cost through lower mortality and length of stay for patients with a diagnosis of sepsis.   
 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
08/17/2022
Course expires: 
10/29/2022
Event starts: 
09/14/2022 - 12:30pm CDT
Event ends: 
09/14/2022 - 1:30pm CDT
Live activity
United States

The following planners, faculty, and others in control of educational content have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.

Planning committee members

Laural Whitmore, MSE
Vice President, Performance Improvement Collaboratives
Vizient, Inc.

James Lichauer, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP
PI Program Director, Pharmacy
Vizient, Inc.

Lindsay Mayer, MSN, RN, CPHQ (nurse planner)
Senior Director, PI Programs
Vizient, Inc.

Mary Casey, BBA, DES
Director of Media Productions
Vizient, Inc.

John Pevoto, MA, DES
Director of Media Productions
Vizient, Inc.

Tracy Sutton, DES
Producer, Vizient Media Productions
Vizient, Inc.

Marilyn Sherrill, RN, MBA
PI Program Director
Vizient, Inc.

Speakers

Keri Robertson, DO FACOEP
Physician Quality Advisor
Swedish Hospital as part of NorthShore University Health System

Rose Conti, MSN, RN, CNML
Quality & Care Transformation Manager
Swedish Hospital as part of NorthShore University Health System
    
Shannon Hale, MHA, RN, CPHQ
PI Program Director
Vizient

Laural Whitmore, MSE
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.

PHARMACY
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours. 
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-22-063-L04-P

PHYSICIAN
Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

OTHER
Vizient, Inc. will award all other healthcare professionals who successfully complete the activity a Certificate of Participation indicating the maximum credits available. Various state license boards and credentialing bodies accept certificates of participation from accredited CE activities to meet CE requirements for license renewals and re-certification. It is the responsibility of the participant to contact their state licensing board and/or certifying body for verification on credit eligibility reciprocity.
 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
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