Quality and Safety Conference

Background

Sponsor Type
Private
Origin/Sponsor
American College of Surgeons
ACS

Pre-Training

Pre-requisites
No

Content

Evidence Based
Yes
Content Areas
Surgical Complications
Epidemiology of Errors and Adverse Events
Clinical Area
Surgery
Program Description/Program Objectives
This conference will provide a professional forum to discuss and apply the most recent knowledge pertaining to national, international, and local quality and safety initiatives in the field of surgery; present methods used to analyze data from ACS Quality Programs and demonstrate practical ways to use the data for quality improvement; assist hospitals and providers in managing, analyzing, and interpreting data by providing education on proven methods that will empower hospitals and centers to make a positive impact at their facilities; and enhance the learning experience by offering breakout sessions that educate attendees on the topic areas of their choice and with consideration of their level of programmatic experience.
Organizational Needs Assessment
No
Cultural Readiness Assessment
No
In-Service Delivery Option
No

Design and Delivery

Training Delivered By
Multidiscipinary
Mode of Delivery
Annual Conference
Classroom Instruction
Target Audience
Health Care Providers

Implementation

Credit Hours
Yes
Certification
No
Per Person Cost

Post-Training

Vendor-Provided Evaluation
Yes