How ERAS® Positively Impact Patient Outcomes, Satisfaction, and Average Length of Stay

August 5, 2021

Two Vizient organizations will present on their implementation and enhancement efforts around the ERAS® program at their facilities. Highlights from both organizations will include discussion around how the program started at their organization, success and results they see with the program and lessons learned.

Target Audience

  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians
  • Quality leaders

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify a system-wide approach to implement enhanced recovery protocols post-surgical procedure
  2. Identify keys to a successful ERAS® program implementation
  3. Identify barriers of an ERAS® program implementation and strategies to overcome them
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 CPHQ – Certified Professional Healthcare Quality
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
08/05/2021
Course expires: 
09/19/2021
Event starts: 
08/05/2021 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
08/05/2021 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Live via webinar
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose.
 
Planning committee members
 
LaTammy Marks, MBA, BSN, RN
PI Program Director
Vizient, Inc.
 
Lindsay Mayer, RN, MSN, CPHQ (nurse planner)
Senior Director
Vizient, Inc.
 
Jim Lichauer, PharmD
PI Program Director, Pharmacy
Vizient, Inc.
 
Tomas Villanueva, DO, MBA, FACPE, SFHM
Associate Vice President, Clinical Resources
Vizient, Inc.
 
Course reviewers
 
Lindsay Mayer, RN, MSN, CPHQ (nurse planner)
Senior Director
Vizient, Inc.
 
Jim Lichauer, PharmD
PI Program Director, Pharmacy
Vizient, Inc.
 
Presenters
 
Smith Ann Drummond, RD, LDN, Clinical
Registered Dietician
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis
 
Valerie Pervo, MS, RN, CNL
Clinical Outcomes Manager
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
 
Christie M. Griffin, MS, RD, LDN
Regional Clinical Nutrition Manager
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis
 
LaTammy Marks, MBA, BSN, RN
PI Program Director
Vizient, Inc.
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.
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Designation Statements:
 
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTHCARE QUALITY
This program has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality for a maximum of 1.00 CPHQ continuing education credits for this event.
 
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: JA0006103-0000-21-168-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.
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 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 CPHQ – Certified Professional Healthcare Quality
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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