Prevention of Medical Errors
This course meets Florida re-licensure requirements. This Virtual Grand Round was recorded LIVE and includes the post-presentation Q&A session.
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Striving for Diagnostic Excellence: How We Can Learn From Errors and Improve Processes
Dipti Amin, MD
Chief Medical Informatics Officer
John Hopkins All Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of South Florida College of Medicine
St. Petersburg, FL
Other physicians including family practitioners and other healthcare providers are encouraged to participate when appropriate. One or more of the CME activities is designed to attract and impart CME activities to national and international physicians.
At the conclusion of this presentation, attendees are expected to:
- Know how the incidence of diagnostic errors
- Define common causes of diagnostic errors.
- Learn about common cognitive biases and systems factors.
- Learn personal, team, and system-wide strategies to decrease errors.
Recorded: Friday, November 2, 2018
Faculty Disclosure Statement:
Dr. Amin(or spouse/partner) disclosed the following commercial industry affiliation and/or financial relationship in the past 12 months:
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All COIs have been resolved prior to this presentation.
Dr. Amin will support this presentation and clinical recommendations with the "best available evidence" from the medical literature.
Faculty/Planner Disclosure Policy:
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Accreditation Statement: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Fee (Per CME Hour)
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Employed Staff (Including physician & non physician employees)
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Geographic Medical Staff (Non-NCH Employed)
Nicklaus Children's Health Other Medical Staff (Credentialed but not hospital based)
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Resident or Fellow
Non-NCHS Residents or Fellows (Letter or email from program director required)
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