ASA Quality Meeting Fall 2014

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Course Description

Registration opens August 4, 2014.

Please email aqm@asahq.org for questions regarding the ASA Quality Meeting.

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Are you new to anesthesia quality management and interested in learning more? Have you recently been 
appointed the Quality Management Officer at your practice? This conference provides the tools you need
to create, implement and use a quality management plan. Each session includes time for discussion.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this module, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the relationship between quality and value
  • Discuss regulatory mandates for quality and value
  • Identify how registries can help drive quality and care
  • Describe how to find, collect and report quality data
  • Create a quality management plan

View Agenda
 

Core Competencies:

  • Quality improvement

Target Audience:

  • Anesthesiologists in clinical practice

Faculty and Credentials

PRESENTERS:

CONFERENCE CHAIR:
Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, M.D.
Professor and Chair of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine
University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

 

FACULTY:

 

John Allyn, M.D.
Pain Management Specialist
Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine and Pain Medicine
Maine Medical Center
Portland, Maine

Richard P. Dutton, M.D., M.B.A.
Executive Director
Anesthesia Quality Institute
Park Ridge, Illinois

James Moore, M.D.
Ronald Regan UCLA Medical Center
Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Medical Director, Preoperative Evaluation and Planning Center Physician Informaticist UCLA Health System
Los Angeles, CA

Beverly K. Philip, M.D.
Professor of Anaesthesia
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Stephen M. Rupp, M.D.
Medical Director Perioperative Services
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Stanley Stead, M.D., M.B.A.
Chair, Section of Professional Practice
American Society of Anesthesiologists
President
Stead Health Group, Inc.
Encino, California

Avery Tung, M.D., F.C.C.M.
Professor
Quality Chief for Anesthesia
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

 

 

 

Disclosures

  • John Allyn, M.D.: Ownership-Spectrum Medical Group
  • Jeffrey Apfelbaum, M.D.: No financial relationships with commercial interest
  • Richard Dutton, M.D., M.B.A.: No financial relationships with commercial interest
  • James Moore, M.D.: Consulting Fees- Assisted colleagues at Cedars Sinai with implementation of the anesthesia component of the Epic electronic health record system. Payment through EncoreHR human resource organization.
  • Beverly Philip, M.D.: No financial relationships with commercial interest
  • Stephen Rupp, M.D.:  No financial relationships with commercial interest
  • Stanley Stead, M.D., M.B.A.: Salary-Stead Health Group, Inc.
  • Avery Tung, M.D., FCCM: No financial relationships with commercial interest

Course Descriptions will be coming soon.  Please check back for more information.

Registration

Registration opens August 4, 2014.  

Early-Bird Registration
On or before September 30, 2014
$525

Regular Registration
After September 30, 2014
$625

ASA Quality Meeting
November 8-9, 2014
ASA Headquarters
1061 American Lane
Schaumburg, IL
Hotel information:
Location:
Hyatt Regency Schaumburg Hotel
1800 E. Golf Road
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

CME Credit:

11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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 live activity for a maximum of 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

11.50 Non-physician Credit

Non-physicians may receive a Certificate of Completion stating that this activity was designated for 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.