Vizient PSO Topical Safety Webinar Series - Medication Reconciliation in Ambulatory Care

September 8, 2021

Pharmacists/physician form Brigham and Women’s Hospital and SSM Health will discuss how medication safety and overall health outcomes in ambulatory care can be improved with effective, standardized medication reconciliation processes that address barriers to adherence.

Target Audience

Nursing

Pharmacist

Physician

Learning Objectives

1.    Discuss the importance of and best practices in medication reconciliation in ambulatory care.
2.    Describe processes and electronic approaches for improving the accuracy of medication reconciliation in ambulatory care. 
3.    Describe processes for identifying and intervening with patients that report non-adherence during medication reconciliation.
 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
08/05/2021
Course expires: 
10/23/2021
Event starts: 
09/08/2021 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
09/08/2021 - 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
Sonali Desai, MD, MPH
Associate Chief Quality Officer
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anne McDonnell, PharmD, MBA, BCOP, CPPS
Ambulatory Medication Safety Pharmacist
Brigham and Women’s Hospital


Amber Palmer, PharmD, MBA, BCPS
Regional Director for Ambulatory Pharmacy & Health Research
SSM 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.

Designation Statements:

NURSING
This activity is designated for 1.00 contact hours.

PHARMACY
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours. 
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-21-179-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
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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