Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events

January 31-February 2 and March 1-3, 2017.

Event Dates and timing

Introductory Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events

  • January 31, 2017, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., and February 1 and 2, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Advanced Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events

  • March 1 and 2, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and March 3, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location

W21C Research and Innovation Centre
3280 Hospital Drive, NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 4Z6

Cost and registration

Register online at http://hqca.ca/education/certificate-in-investigating-and-managing-patient-safety-events/ 

Introductory Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events

January 31, 2017 - February 3, 2017
Fees: $ 500 + GST

Advanced Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events

March 1, 2017 - March 3, 2017
Fees: $ 1000 + GST

Register for Introductory and Advanced for just $1250 + GST (for savings of $250).

Course description

Introductory Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events

(January 31, 2017, February 1 & 2, 2017)

  • This course can be taken as a stand-alone class or combined with Advanced Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events course, as the foundation for the Certificate in Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events.
  • Main focus is the Systematic Systems Analysis: A Practical Approach to Patient Safety Reviews (SSA:PSR) methodology.
  • A practical, case base two-and-a-half day course.
  • Participants will be eligible for continuing education credits (College of Family Physicians | Royal College).

Advanced Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events

(March 1, 2017 - March 3, 2017)

  • This course is open to anyone who has completed the Introductory Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events course.
  • A broad focus on various aspects of managing the occurrence of harm, and patient safety events as well as SSA:PSR methodology.
  • A practical, case base two-and-a-half day course.
  • Participants are expected to complete a patient safety review as a project for the course and mentors will be provided.
  • Participants will be eligible for continuing education credits (College of Family Physicians | Royal College).

Certificate Course Requirements

  • The Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events Certificate will be granted upon successful:
    • Participation during the five days of face-to-face education (Introductory Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events and Advanced Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events courses).
    • Completion of a patient safety review including submission of related materials.
    • Manage an adverse event immediately after it takes place.

For more information, visit hqca.ca/education/certificate-in-investigating-and-managing-patient-safety-events/ or contact Aneeta Patel (Education@hqca.ca).

CME accreditation

  • This program meets the accreditation criteria of The College of Family Physician of Canada and has been accredited by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development for up to 37 Mainpro-M1 credits.
  • This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. Participants may claim up to 37 study credits.

MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

  • Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 10 Category II credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.

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