NYACP Quality Improvement in Healthcare 101 – CME Webinar on March 13th

Check out this great learning opportunity by NYACP, see below for registration info:


Back by Popular Demand!

As requested by the membership, Dr. Roy Korn will present this webinar live in March. The original presentation took place in December.

Quality Improvement in Healthcare 101 Webinar:
Building a Culture of Safety for Physicians & Healthcare Professionals

Learn how to recognize and utilize modern quality improvement principles and tools to provide safer and more efficient health care to patients.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Hosted by NYACP offering 1.0 Hour of CME Category I Credits

Physicians and Healthcare professionals can benefit by learning about modern quality improvement methods and how they can be used to improve the delivery of health care. At the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to recognize and utilize modern quality improvement principles and tools to provide safer and more efficient health care to patients.Faculty
Roy Korn, Jr., MD MPH FACP
Medical Director, Cobleskill Regional Hospital
Senior Professional Staff, Bassett Healthcare Network
Assistant Professor, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

CME Accreditation
The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical  Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American College of Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category I Credits™. Physicians  should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
5:30pm – 6:30pmIntended Audience
All Physicians, Interns, Residents, Fellows, Program Directors, Hospitalists, Medical Students and Healthcare Professionals

Registration Details
Space is Limited. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.
Register Online Today

System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer

Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

Why Study Quality?
Americans should be able to count on receiving care that meets their needs and is based on the best scientific knowledge. …this frequently is not the case… Between the health care we have and the care we could have lies not just a gap, but a chasm(IOM, 2001, p.1)What are Community Healthcare Leaders Saying About the Presentation?

“It is really one of the most organized, comprehensive and well-cited description of the evidence and history of QI that I have ever seen.”

“This is a very impressive presentation; very thorough and covers quality from soup to nuts.”