Human Factors: Improving Outcomes in Complex Surgery

If you attended the live session Human Factors: Improving Outcomes in Complex Surgery,  you will not be able to claim credit again.  You can however, still watch the content.

This course will discuss the importance of having a surgery checklists and the importance of effective communication in a surgery setting.

Target Audience

This course is intended for all physicians.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to:

  1. Plan to consistently utilize safety checklists during surgery.
  2. Realize the history and effectiveness of safety check lists.
  3. Recognize the importance of effective communication.
  4. Explain how the check list facilitates identification of potential safety concerns and improves overall reliability in procedural areas, including the operating room.
  5. Describe human factors and how the field relates to reliability.
  6. Understand how optimal outcomes rely on an effective work environment.
  7. Understand how checklists and communication contribute to high reliability.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 0.75 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 0.75 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Course opens: 
11/16/2018
Course expires: 
11/15/2021
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Faculty

Douglas Slakey, MD; Advocate Aurora Health  
William Baylis, MD; Advocate Aurora Health  
Katie Sikora, RN; Advocate Aurora Health   

 

Disclosure

The planners and speaker(s) have indicated that there are no financial relationships with any commercial interests to be disclosed.

Accreditation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 0.75 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 0.75 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Price

Cost:
$0.00
Please login or register to take this course.

If you attended the live session Human Factors: Improving Outcomes in Complex Surgery,  you will not be able to claim credit again.  You can however, still watch the content.

Click “Take Course” to register for this program.   

If you have questions, please contact Advocate Aurora Continuing Medical Education Office at cme@aah.org