Credits

Accreditation and Designation Statements

i2 Building Blocks Pre-Conference:

The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This live activity has been approved for 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Criteria for successful completion of the activity include contact hours awarded based on the number of minutes participating in the activity; completion of evaluation forms for each session attended, as well as the overall meeting evaluation.

Disclosure Policy

The American Society of Anesthesiologists remains strongly committed to providing the best available evidence- based clinical information to participants of this educational activity and requires an open disclosure of any potential conflict of interest identified by our faculty members. It is not the intent of the American Society of Anesthesiologists to eliminate all situations of potential conflict of interest, but rather to enable those who are working with the American Society of Anesthesiologists to recognize situations that may be subject to question by others. All disclosed conflicts of interest are reviewed by the educational activity course director/chair to ensure that such situations are properly evaluated and, if necessary, resolved. The American Society of Anesthesiologists educational standards pertaining to conflict of interest are intended to maintain the professional autonomy of the clinical experts inherent in promoting a balanced presentation of science. Through our review process, all American Society of Anesthesiologists educational activities are ensured of independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. Disclosure of any or no relationships will be made available for all educational activities.

Faculty Disclosures

All planners, faculty and staff for the i2 Building Blocks Pre-Conference have reported no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.

INSIGHTS + INNOVATIONS Conference 2017:

The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This live activity has been approved for 13.5  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Criteria for successful completion of the activity include contact hours awarded based on the number of minutes participating in the activity; completion of evaluation forms for each session attended, as well as the overall meeting evaluation.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® and MOCA® are registered certification marks of The American Board of Anesthesiology®.

This activity contributes to the patient safety CME requirement for Part II: Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0™. Please consult the ABA website, www.theABA.org, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 17.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1035194; Expiration Date 8/27/2017.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the conference, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the benefits for care team providers, institutions, and patients, of implementing a PSH model of care.
  • Describe the roles and contributions of each care team member in achieving lower readmission rates in the PSH model.
  • Discuss the impact of the current regulatory and legislative environment on patient care and the practice of medicine.
  • Implement tools to collaborate with the entire care team to fully develop a successful team-based care model.
  • Utilize population health protocols to better manage patient conditions and improve care coordination.
  • Participate in gainsharing opportunities utilizing co-management agreements and bundled payment initiatives.

Disclosure Policy

The American Society of Anesthesiologists remains strongly committed to providing the best available evidence- based clinical information to participants of this educational activity and requires an open disclosure of any potential conflict of interest identified by our faculty members. It is not the intent of the American Society of Anesthesiologists to eliminate all situations of potential conflict of interest, but rather to enable those who are working with the American Society of Anesthesiologists to recognize situations that may be subject to question by others. All disclosed conflicts of interest are reviewed by the educational activity course director/chair to ensure that such situations are properly evaluated and, if necessary, resolved. The American Society of Anesthesiologists educational standards pertaining to conflict of interest are intended to maintain the professional autonomy of the clinical experts inherent in promoting a balanced presentation of science. Through our review process, all American Society of Anesthesiologists educational activities are ensured of independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. Disclosure of any or no relationships will be made available for all educational activities.

Faculty Disclosures

Maxime Cannesson has reported receiving funded research and consulting fees from Edwards and Masimo, and royalties, ownership and an equity position from Sironis.

All other planners, faculty and staff have reported no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.