Vizient PSO Topical Safety Web Conference Series - Preventing Retained Foreign Objects

March 31, 2021

Subject matter experts will share with participants strategies for preventing retained foreign objects through process improvement, culture change and technology. 

Target Audience

Nurses

Pharmacist

Physician

Learning Objectives

Describe the impact of retained foreign objects on the patient and healthcare organizations.
Discuss how Lean Methodology can play a role in quality improvement in the operating room.
Discuss various strategies to prevent retained foreign objects—process improvement, technology, and culture of safety.
 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
02/09/2021
Course expires: 
05/15/2021
Event starts: 
03/31/2021 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
03/31/2021 - 2:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Live via webinar
United States

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


Planning committee members
Ellen Flynn, RN, MBA, JD, CPPS    
AVP, Programs
Vizient

Tammy Williams, MSN, RN, CPPS
Program director
Vizient

Laura Hoffman, DNP, RN, CPHQ
Program Director
Vizient

Jim Lichauer, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP
Project Manager, PI Collaboratives & Advisory – Pharmacy
Vizient

Robert Dean, DO, MBA
Senior Vice President Performance Management
Vizient

Course reviewer
Tammy Williams, MSN, RN, CPPS
Vizient nurse planner
Program director
Vizient

Jim Lichauer, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP
Pharmacy reviewer
Project Manager, PI Collaboratives & Advisory – Pharmacy
Vizient

Presenters
Lynne Class, MHA, BSN, RN, CNOR
Associate VP, Perioperative Services
UAB Hospital

Brian Selig, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Director of Perioperative Services
The University of Kansas Health System

Mindy Stites, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC, CCNS-AG, CCNS, CCRN
Perioperative Clinical Nurse Specialist
The University of Kansas Health 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:

NURSING
This activity is designated for 1.00 contact hours.

Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 1.20 contact hours.

PHARMACY
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours. 
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-21-094-L05-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
  • 1.20 CBRN
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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