Reid Health – Cohort #3 - Physician and Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Onboarding Program

October 6, 2021 to March 14, 2022

The onboarding program will provide newly-hired physicians and APPs with knowledge of emerging issues within the healthcare industry, and will fill in skill gaps needed to support the changing practice landscape and professionalism expectations.

Target Audience



Learning Objectives

1.    Describe the national landscape and emerging issues in providing high-quality, safe, and patient-centered care.
2.    Summarize the basic principles of clinician wellbeing and resilience, the risks of burnout, and the connection between resilience and process improvement.
3.    Discuss practice operations within the health system, to include coding and documentation leading practices, performance evaluation expectations and processes. 
4.    Explain how to navigate the health system setting, with a broader awareness of system mission, strategic priorities, career pathways, and financial issues.
5.    Outline care that reflects leading evidence-based practice in the involvement of patients and families, management of chronic disease, promotion of health equity, and cost-consciousness.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 25.50 ANCC
  • 25.50 General CE - Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/06/2021 - 9:00am CDT
Event ends: 
03/14/2022 - 5:00pm CDT
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose.

Planning committee members

Robert Dean, DO, MBA
SVP, Performance Management

Christen Hunt, DNP
Sr. Director, Clinical Team Insights

Marly Christenson. PhD
Sr. Dir, Networks

Tina Logsdon, MS
Programmatic Advisor

Lynette Kee, MA
Programmatic Advisor

Christopher Dinh, MHA
Program Manager

Course reviewers

Christen Hunt, DNP
Sr. Director, Clinical Team Insights
Vizient approved nurse planner

Local Facilitator

Jennifer Bales, MD 
Local Facilitator
Emergency Medicine Physician Chair of Physician Engagement and Resilience Committee
Reid Health


Julie Cerese, PhD, RN
Group SVP, Performance Management & National Networks

Robert Dean, DO, MBA
SVP, Performance Management

Thaiz Chanman, MBA, BA
AVP, Culture Change and Organizational Effectiveness

Ellen Flynn, JD, MBA, RN
AVP, Programs

Kellie Goodson, MS, CPXP
Director, HIIN Delivery

Katrina Harper, BCPS, MBA, PharmD
Director of Pharmacy Services 
AIS Healthcare

Angela Hunt, RN, MBA, CCDS
Associate Principal

Chris Moreland, BS, MBA
Chief Inclusion and Diversity Advocate

Aman Sabharwal, MD, MHA
Senior Principal

Jennifer Sarno, MSN, ACNP-BC
Programmatic Advisor Director

Stephen Swensen, MD, MMM
Senior Fellow, Institute for Health Improvement
Former Director Leadership and Organizational Development, Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic

Tomas Villanueva, DO
AVP, Clinical Resources

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:

This activity is designated for 25.50 contact hours.

Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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

  • 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 25.50 ANCC
  • 25.50 General CE - Attendance
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•    Under course progress, click on the evaluation titled October 06, 2021 Start Date – Evaluation – Reid Health – Cohort #3 - Physician and Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Onboarding Program
•    You must click on “Submit” to save your answers. If you do not click on “Submit,” data will be lost for that evaluation.

•    Under course progress, choose “Credit” and select “Start”.
•    Claim your type of credit – ANCC (nursing), ACCME (physicians) or General CEU.
•    In the credits field, enter the amount of credit that you are claiming.  
•    Click the box “I agree that I am only claiming credit commensurate with the extent of my participation in the activity”.
•    Review your credit amount and click submit.

•    Select the “Certificate” tab and choose “Start”.
•    Click on the link “download certificate”.

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