Hospital Peer Review (Vol. 42, No. 3) - March 1, 2017

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Release date: March 2017

Valid through: March 2019

Target Audience

This activity is intended for hospital-based quality professionals.

Subjects

  • Emergency Preparedness COP Calls For Review, Upgrading Plans
  • Use Multiple Strategies For Emergency Communication
  • Manage Transition From ED To ICU For Better
  • Hospitals Do Not Know Own Outcomes
  • High Volume Leads To Better Hip And Knee Outcomes
  • Compliance Alert: First Timely Notification Ding For HIPAA
  • CMS Alternative Payment Models Gaining Ground
  • AHRQ Offers Safety Toolkit On Ventilated Patients
  • $1.3 Million From Big Data QI

Objectives

  • Identify a particular clinical, legal, or educational issue related to quality improvement and performance outcomes.
  • Describe how the clinical, legal, or educational issues related to quality improvement and performance outcomes affect nurses, healthcare workers, hospitals, or the healthcare industry in general.
  • Cite solutions to the problems associated with quality improvement and performance outcomes based on guidelines from relevant authorities and/or independent recommendations from clinicians at individual institutions.

Credit Available

Nurses

  • 1.25 ANCC Contact Hours

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

Relias Learning, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation

Nurses

Relias Learning, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity has been approved for 1.25 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider CEP#13791, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

This activity is valid 24 months from the date of publication.

Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Greg Freeman

Editors

Editor: Jill Drachenberg

Editor: Dana Spector

Nurse Reviewer: Fameka Leonard

AHC Editorial Group Manager: Terrey L. Hatcher

Consulting Editor: Patrice Spath

Financial Disclosure

Author Greg Freeman, Editor Jill Drachenberg, Editor Dana Spector, Nurse Reviewer Fameka Leonard, AHC Editorial Group Manager Terrey L. Hatcher and Consulting Editor Patrice Spath, report no consultant, stockholder, speaker’s bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study.

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