Updated content! Fundamentals of Patient Safety 2021 is an interactive, online CME course covering patient safety principles, reinforced with anesthesia-specific scenarios and examples. Case studies, quizzes and exercises provide ample opportunity... Read More +
Updated content! Fundamentals of Patient Safety 2021 is an interactive, online CME course covering patient safety principles, reinforced with anesthesia-specific scenarios and examples. Case studies, quizzes and exercises provide ample opportunity to apply patient safety concepts to the practice of anesthesiology.
Topics covered include: epidemiology, safety culture, communicating effectively with patients and second victims, interprofessional communication, error analysis and prevention, strategies for implementing reliable systems, and medication error prevention.Close —
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 [learning format] for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® and MOCA® are registered certification marks of the American Board of Anesthesiology®. MOCA 2.0® is a trademark of the American Board of Anesthesiology®.
This activity contributes to the patient safety CME requirement for the CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® (MOCA®) program, known as MOCA 2.0®. Please consult the ABA website, www.theABA.org, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.
ASA is authorized to award (10) hour of pre-approved ACHE Qualified Education credit for this program toward advancement, or recertification, in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Participants in this program who wish to have the continuing education hours applied toward ACHE Qualified Education credit must self-report their participation. To self-report, participants must log into their MyACHE account and select “My Education Credit” to log hours earned. THIS CREDIT VALID FOR ACHE MEMBERS ONLY.
This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology for 10.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1041193; Expiration Date 9/20/2024.
AANA is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP #10862.
L. Jane Easdown, MD, FRCPC
Deborah Schwengel, MD, MEHP
Keith J. Ruskin, MD, FASA
Alexander Arriaga, MD, MPH, ScD
Jeffrey A. Green, MD, MSHA, FASA
Scott C. Watkins, MD
Jonathan B. Cohen, MD, MS, FCCP, CPPS