Risk Management Network Series - Risk Management Considerations during the “New Normal” – Panel Discussion

November 9, 2020

These sessions will provide positive and helpful insights for risk management professionals in leadership positions working towards improvements in the delivery safe and high quality healthcare at academic medical centers. The sessions will provide a roadmap for risk management leaders to collaborate with peers in the organization to design improved processes to assist leaders to address current challenges at their respective organizations.

Target Audience


CLE/MCLE (Illinois only)

Learning Objectives

Describe the “new normal” as it applies to Risk Management in an academic medical center.
Discuss topics related to COVID-19 that pertain to safety & risk, insurance & liability and staffing & operations.
Recognize the differences in the “new normal” at various academic medical centers.
Give examples and use of best practices for learning exchange and to implement new ideas and innovations for process and performance improvement.
Use one Roundtable recommendation, in role as Risk Management leader.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.75 ANCC
  • 2.10 CBRN
  • 1.75 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/09/2020 - 2:15pm
Event ends: 
11/09/2020 - 4:00pm
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: None of the planning committee or presenters have anything to disclose

Planning committee members
Shaifali Ray, MHA
Senior Networks Director, Member Connections

Ellen Flynn, BSN, MBA, JD
AVP Safety Programs

Lindsay Mayer, RN, MSN, CPHQ
Director, PI Programs
Lead Nurse Review/Planner

Course Reviewer

Lindsay Mayer, RN, MSN, CPHQ
Director, PI Programs
Lead Nurse Review/Planner


Beth Haruben Jackson, MS
Senior Risk Manager
Tufts Medical Center

Amber Styles, BS, MS
Senior Director of Regulatory Compliance/Risk Management
The University of Kansas Health System

Rhonda Perna, JD
Director, Risk Management & Patient Safety
University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System


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 1.75 contact hours.

Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 2.10 contact hours.

This activity has been approved for 1.75 Continuing Legal Education credits. The number of credits approved may vary state to state. Introductory remarks, breaks, luncheons, and receptions are not included in the computation of credit hours. Participants will be given CLE Request forms at the program. Forms must be completed and returned to Vizient staff to receive credit.

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

  • 1.75 ANCC
  • 2.10 CBRN
  • 1.75 General CEU – Attendance


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