Patient Safety Highlights 2012

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Course Description

THIS IS AN ONLINE ACTIVITY. Hard copies are not available.

Learn from some of the outstanding sessions presented at ANESTHESIOLOGY™ 2012 selected to help fulfill MOCA® Part 2 Patient Safety. Test your knowledge and earn CME credit.

These patient safety activities help fulfill the patient safety CME requirement for Part 2 of the Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA) of The American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA). Please consult the ABA website,, for a list of all MOCA requirements.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® and MOCA® are registered certification marks of The American Board of Anesthesiology®.

Learning Objectives:


Or, select individual activities:

Faculty & Credentials:

Patient Safety Highlights 2012 Faculty

ASA Patient Safety Editorial Board

Letitia Jane Easdown, MD
Associate Professor of  Anesthesiology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Markus G. Klass, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Emory University School of Medicine

Lorri A. Lee,  M.D.
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Neurological Surgery
Univ of Washington
Harborview Medical Center

David P. Martin, MD, PhD  (Editor in Chief)
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Mayo Clinic

William T. O'Byrne,  M.D.
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Critical Care

Richard C. Prielipp, MD, MBA, FCCM
JJ Buckley Professor and Chair
Department of Anesthesiology

Tetsu Butch Uejima, MD, CPHRM
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Medical Director, Risk Management
Children's Memorial Hospital


Core Competencies:

Patient care or patient-centered care

Target Audience:


CME Credit:

10.25 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 enduring material for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

10.25 Non-physician Credit

Non-physicians may receive a Certificate of Completion stating that this activity was designated for 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.


Take the pre-test, watch the recording and take the post-test online.

Required Hardware / Software:

Internet connection, web browser version must have been released within the last three years. Videos are iPad compatible.

Activity Release Date:

10/15/2012 (All day)

Activity Expiration Date:

10/14/2015 (All day)