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Preparing for the Unexpected: Clinical and Administrative Executives Leading Together During Disasters

  • Claim Credits by 12/31/2021
  • Online Activity
Credits Available: CME, Patient Safety

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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 activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® and MOCA® are certification marks 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.

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At the end of this activity, learners will be able to: 
Discuss the importance of disaster preparation.
Explain the value of Executive and Leadership Presence During a Disaster.
Describe the significance of implementing changes and actions from your lessons learned.
Appraise different disaster scenarios and how to prepare (manual, drills).
Express why a Rapidly implementing an Incident Command Center is needed.
Discuss why Communications and Acknowledgements with staff are critical.
This activity is intended for anesthesiologists and members of the anesthesia care team. 
Moderator: Susan Carlson, MSEd, ASA Chief Learning Officer
Faculty: Mary D. Peterson, MD, MSHCA, FACHE, FASA, Noel J. Cardenas, MHA, FACHE
The content of this activity is not related to products or services of an ACCME-defined ineligible companies; therefore no one in control of content has a relevant financial relationship to disclose and there is no potential for conflicts of interest.
 
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Preparing for the Unexpected: Clinical and Administrative Executives Leading Together During Disasters
  • Non-member Price: Free