Keep patient safety at the heart of everything you do.
Improve patient outcomes through efficient, targeted online education available in various formats. Many topics have been approved as MOC Part 2 CME activities for a variety of ABMS Member Boards. Additionally, ASA automatically reports your credits to the ABA when you complete your course work, saving you time.
Review up to 28 enlightening ANESTHESIOLOGY® annual meeting sessions, exploring everything from medical accidents and pain management to documentation and reporting, as well as subspecialty specific content.
Through quizzes, exercises, case studies, and examples updated with fresh content, Fundamentals of Patient Safety brings key patient safety principles to life and helps you improve the quality of care your provide. Free for student and resident members.
Approved by the Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety for 10 CPPS CE hours.
Approved as a MOC Part 2 CME activity by the following ABMS Member Boards: Anesthesiology, Ophthalmology, Thoracic Surgery and Urology.
Supported in part by a medical education grant from Masimo and an unrestricted educational grant from Medtronic.
Opioid-induced respiratory depression (OIRD) is the most serious harm associated with opioid use and misuse. Learn how overdose can occur across the care spectrum and how to avoid, mitigate, identify, and treat OIRD.
Learn the importance of using cognitive aid tools such as checklists and emergency manuals and how they can reduce omission rates of critical steps in managing common anesthesia emergencies.
Utilize registries to report outcomes
Registries are the modern-day method to remain vigilant and ensure high-quality patient care, and anesthesiologists are at the helm of patient safety. Submit quality data to AQI registries—NACOR, AIRS, and Closed Claims—and demonstrate commitment to patient safety.
What your peers are saying
“This is a great course. Introduces many important topics that one is not introduced to during residency training. Great format. Very well organized and prepared. (Fundamentals of Patient Safety)”
“This course contains information that is highly practical and immeasurably important to anyone in the health care field. (IV Infiltration and Extravasation Quality Improvement)”
“Superb training for anesthesiologists. (A-ACLS: First Response to Circulatory Crisis in the OR)”
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IV Infiltration & Extravasation (QI)
Create an action plan to reduce infiltration and extravasation events.