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CME Accreditation Statement
The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.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.
CERTIFIED PROFESSIONALS IN PATIENT SAFETY (CPPS)
This activity meets the criteria of the Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety for 3.0 CPPS CE hours. Learn more about the CPPS credential.
The Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) credential distinguishes health care professionals who meet the competency requirements in the areas of patient safety science and human factors engineering, and who demonstrate the ability to apply this knowledge to effectively plan and implement patient safety initiatives. Candidates may include patient safety professionals, clinicians, non-clinical health care workers, executives, and other professionals with the requisite background.
Activity Release Date:08/04/2016
Activity Expiration Date:08/06/2019
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Target AudiencePhysician Anesthesiologists, Anesthesiologist Assistants, All members of the Anesthesia Care Team, Post-Operative Recovery Room Nurses/Critical Care Nurses, Ambulatory and OR Care Team Members, and Perioperative pharmacists.Faculty & CredentialsRichard Prielipp, MD, MBA, FCCMProfessor of AnesthesiologyUniversity of Minnesota
Glenn S. Murphy, MDClinical ProfessorUniversity of Chicago Pritzker School of MedicineChicago, Illinois
Sorin J. Brull, MD, FCARCSI (Hon)Professor of AnesthesiologyMayo ClinicCollege of Medicine
The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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 CME 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.
Dr. Richard Prielipp has indicated that he is on the speaker bureau for Merck.Dr. Glenn Murphy has indicated that he conducted funded research, received consulting fees, and honoraria from Merck.Dr. Sorin Brull has indicated that he conducted funded research for Merck.
ASA Staff: Joseph Barnett and Gerry Higgins have reported no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.
DisclaimerThe information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.
Required Hardware / SoftwareInternet connection, web browser version must have been released within the last three years.
Activity Release Date: 08/04/2016Activity Expiration Date: 08/06/2019
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