First Annual Clinical Quality Symposium

Danville, PA US
October 24, 2024

This is an in-person educational activity.  The symposium will cover quality, safety, and patient experience and how it effects our staff and patients.  It will prepare staff with knowledge and best practices in patient safety, infection control, regulatory updates and the patient experience through panel discussions, interactive workshops, poster sessions and expert speakers.  Highlighted discussions for this symposium will include mock legal deposition, candor process, voice of the patient, risk event reporting, patient room of horrors where participants can walk through an interactive session on identifying safety concerns.  Other TED talks planned with panel discussions on sepsis, ProvenCare model, medication safety and pay for performance updates.  The symposium will also feature quality poster sessions by residents, medical and nursing students.  

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians from all disciplines, nurses, pharmacist, social workers and physician assistants. Other learner groups such as medical students, nursing students, residents, and fellows would also benefit from this education. 

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • discuss patient safety event reporting
  • develop working knowledge principles and importance of the Candor process
  • develop understanding of Regulatory Agencies and Functions
  • discuss patient and family perception of patient safety events
  • identify patient safety risks within the healthcare setting (Room of Horrors)
Refund Policy
A full refund will be given for any cancellations received up to one week prior to the course.  No refunds for no-shows. 
 
Course Cancellation Policy
In the unusual circumstance that this course is cancelled, you will be called and/or emailed, and any tuition fees received would be refunded in full.  Geisinger is not responsible for any airfare, hotel or other costs incurred.
 
Attendance
Your attendance will be recorded within three to four days of the conclusion of the activity.  Credit will display on your continuing education transcript once the activity evaluation is completed.  
    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 0.00 AAPA Category I CME
    • 0.00 ACPE
    • 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 0.00 ANCC
    • 0.00 ASWB
    • 0.00 Participation Credit
    Course opens: 
    05/21/2024
    Course expires: 
    11/07/2024
    Event starts: 
    10/24/2024 - 8:00am EDT
    Event ends: 
    10/24/2024 - 4:30pm EDT
    Cost:
    $100.00
    Rating: 
    0
    Program Schedule will be available soon.
    Henry Hood Center for Health Research
    100 North Academy Avenue
    Danville, PA 17822
    United States

    All visitors to the Geisinger campus, please park in the patient parking lot.  A shuttle bus will take you to the Henry Hood Center for Health Research, please notify the driver when boarding the bus of your final destination.  

    Travel

    Henry Hood Center for Health Research is located on the Geisinger Campus in Danville, Pennsylvania (Montour County), Exit 224 on Interstate 80. Routes 11 and 54 also intersect in Danville.

    Credit hours will be determined on final schedule. 

    Accreditation 

    In support of improving patient care, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

     

     

    As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this course receive [number] [type*] continuing education credits.

    Credit Designation 

    Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of __  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity. 

    Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine designates this live activity for __ contact hours for nurses. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity. 

    This live activity is approved for ___ contact hours (___ CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit JA0008072-0000-24-

    Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria.  This  activity is designated for ____ AAPA Category 1 CME credits.  PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 

     

     

    This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive __ Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.

     
     

    Disclosure Policy 

    Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing education activity sponsored by Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine must disclose to the program audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s). 

    Commercial Support 

    None

    Available Credit

    • 0.00 AAPA Category I CME
    • 0.00 ACPE
    • 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 0.00 ANCC
    • 0.00 ASWB
    • 0.00 Participation Credit

    Price

    Cost:
    $100.00
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