Organization-wide Quality Structure Knowledge Transfer

August 24, 2022

Participants will gain an understanding of the quality structures in place today across large Integrated Delivery Networks, Academic Medical Centers and community-based systems and hospitals, including what functions are being centralized at a system level versus individual facilities. Quality leaders will gain expertise in how to align, centralize and standardize quality frameworks, structures and processes at the highest level while accounting for local needs and engaging front line staff. Quality teams, clinical and operational leaders will gain knowledge of key reporting characteristics, tools and measures used to improve outcomes and how to use them effectively.

Target Audience

  • Nurses
  • Healthcare Executives
  • Healthcare Quality Professionals

Learning Objectives

  • Integrate goals and priorities to organization-wide efforts; monitor progress and integrate quality improvement initiatives across the care continuum.  Composition is extended to system quality leader and stakeholders across the care continuum
  • Apply organization-wide goals and integrate quality improvement tactics into daily activities
  • Use data reporting tool (i.e., dashboard/scorecard) to review quality/safety performance with system and local front-line staff on a regular basis. 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 ACHE
  • 2.00 ANCC
  • 2.00 CBRN
  • 2.00 General CE - Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/24/2022 - 1:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
08/24/2022 - 2:30pm CDT
Planning Committee
Margaret Rudisill, RN, BSN, MS-HQS  
PI Program Director
Vizient Inc.
Kelly Noel-Roszell            
Lead Analyst
Vizient Inc.
Lori Haack, MPH, SCT, CPHQ, ACC    
Director of Quality and Patient Safety
Dawn Knight, RN, MHA, CPHQ, FABC
Senior Consulting Director
Margaret Rudisill, RN, BSN, MS-HQS  
PI Program Director
Vizient Inc.

Disclosure Statements

Absence of Relevant Financial Relationships
None of the planners, faculty, or others in a position to control content for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
Vizient, Inc. designates this nursing activity for 2.00 contact hour(s).
American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
By attending the Organization-wide Quality Structure Knowledge Transfer webinar offered by Vizient, Inc. participants may earn up to 2.00 ACHE Qualified Educational Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the America College of Healthcare executives (FACHE) designation.
Participants in this program who wish to have it considered for ACHE Qualified Education hours should list their attendance when they apply to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification. Participants are responsible for maintaining a record of their ACHE Qualified Education hours. To self-report, participants should log into their MyACHE account and select ACHE Qualified Education Credit.
Other Health Care Professionals
Vizient, Inc. will award a maximum of 2.00 contact hours to all other healthcare professionals who successfully complete the activity. These individuals will receive a Certificate of Participation indicating the maximum credits available.
Many state licensing 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

  • 2.00 ACHE
  • 2.00 ANCC
  • 2.00 CBRN
  • 2.00 General CE - Attendance
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