Thu, Oct 19|
Human Factors Workshop: A Systems Approach to Patient Safety
MedStar Health is hosting a one-and-a-half-day interactive workshop with hands-on, comprehensive training from international experts in human factors, patient safety, and high reliability.
Time & Location
Oct 19, 8:30 AM EDT – Oct 20, 1:00 PM EDT
Arlington, 1920 N Highland St, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
Workshop hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Networking happy hour: 5:45 p.m. at LVCH
Workshop hours: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A one-and-a-half-day interactive workshop with hands-on, comprehensive training from international experts in human factors, patient safety, and high reliability.
Attendees will learn how to apply human factors engineering methodology to:
- Develop safety solutions following an event review,
- Conduct medical device evaluations,
- Improve health IT design and development,
- Inform procurement decisions
The workshop will include take-home toolkits, hands-on case studies, a networking reception, continuing education credits, and a certificate upon completion.
This workshop is geared towards healthcare professionals, physicians, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers, administrators, and anyone interested in enhancing patient safety by applying human factors principles. Limited seats are available, so please secure your spot at your earliest convenience.
In support of improving patient care, MedStar Health 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.
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 10.50 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.
American Board of Internal Medicine MOC Credit:
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 10.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
MOC/CC Participation Threshold: Learner participates by writing a reflective statement and makes a commitment to change or maintain an element of practice.