Vizient PSO Semi-Annual Ambulatory Care Meeting

April 8, 2022

Subject matter experts will discuss safety issues in ambulatory care based on event reports submitted to Vizient PSO, strategies for improving advanced care planning for patients, processes for preventing missed or delayed diagnosis and treatment in ambulatory care, and how organizations can integrate health equity and diversity into quality improvement in ambulatory care.

Target Audience

Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the types of ambulatory care event reports submitted to Vizient PSO.
  2. Describe strategies for optimizing care processes to support the patient and provider in advanced care planning. 
  3. Discuss how to design and implement ambulatory safety nets to prevent diagnostic errors. 
  4. Describe how a large organization incorporates equity into their quality improvement goals to improve health care equity. 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.75 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 2.75 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.75 ANCC
  • 2.75 CBRN
  • 2.75 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
03/24/2022
Course expires: 
05/23/2022
Event starts: 
04/08/2022 - 12:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
04/08/2022 - 3:00pm CDT
Live Via Webinar
United States

Planning committee

Ellen Flynn, RN, MBA, JD, CPPS
AVP, Programs        
Vizient
 
Tammy Williams, MSN, RN, CPPS         
Program director     
Vizient
             
Jim Lichauer, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP
Project Manager, PI Collaboratives & Advisory - Pharmacy   
Vizient
             
Jay Prystowsky, MD, MBA
Principal, Operations & Quality    
Vizient

 

Speakers

 
Tammy Williams, MSN, RN, CPPS         
Program director     
Vizient
 
Kathleen DeMarco , RN, MSN      
System Senior Director of Nursing Wellness and Resilience            
NYU Langone Health 
 
Jonathan Austrian , MD     
Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, Inpatient Clinical Informatics            
NYU Langone Health
 
Rachel Moyal-Smith, MS, PA-C
Clinical Implementation Specialist           
Ariadne Labs
 
Evan Benjamin, MD, MS, CMO
Ariadne Labs           
 
Tracy M. Imley, MD, CPHQ, CPPS        
Department of Internal Medicine, South Bay Medical Center,
Regional Assistant Medical Director, Quality and Clinical Analysis, HPMG and SCPMG Value Demonstration
Southern California Permanente Medical Group                     
Kaiser Permanente
 
Michael H. Kanter, MD, CPPS   
Professor & Chair, Clinical Science
Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine                
Kaiser Permanente
 
Ilseung Cho, MD     
Chief Quality Officer
NYU Langone Health
             
Kathie-Ann Joseph, MD, MPH
Vice Chair of Surgery and Transplant Institute
Clinical Systems Pillar Lead, NYULH Institute for Excellence in Health Equity       
NYU Langone Health

 

 

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.
 
 
 
 

 

Credit Designation Statements

PHYSICIAN

Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 

NURSING

This activity is designated for 2.75 contact hours.
 
Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 2.75 contact hours.
 

PHARMACY

Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 2.75 ACPE credit hours.
 
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-22-145-L05-P
 
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-22-145-L05-T
 

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

  • 2.75 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 2.75 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.75 ANCC
  • 2.75 CBRN
  • 2.75 General CEU – Attendance
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