Continuing Education

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All members of the healthcare team share responsibility for promoting patient safety and enhancing quality of patient care. This educational summit will effectively improve interprofessional collaborative practice and is designed to change the skills and strategy and/or performance of the healthcare team by actively engaging our learners with clinical, quality and patient safety aspects of healthcare and process improvement.

Healthcare professionals will learn with and from their peers, colleagues, and experts who have discovered and uncovered best practices to solve complex problems within an organization.

The 2022 Vizient Connections Summit is designed to give our members the opportunity to share their knowledge, experiences, successes, and lessons learned with each other and presents learners with multiple opportunities to take home real-life, actionable takeaways they can implement at their respective organization.

In their role as members of the healthcare team, learners will be able to:

  1. Discuss leading team-based practices for measuring, improving and sustaining high quality healthcare-related practices.

  2. Explain how healthcare analytics and/or insights can be used to improve team-based patient care and care delivery.

  3. Describe transformational team-based practices that can be used to achieve healthcare performance improvement.

 

Obtaining Continuing Education (CE) Credit

Certificates of Credit will be provided to registered attendees based upon verification of attendance and completion of

the online session evaluations.

The deadline to submit evaluations and claim CE credit is 11 p.m. ET on November 6, 2022.

 

Accreditation Statement

                                               In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. 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.

 

 

 

Credit Types

 

Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE)

                                          This activity was planned by, and for, the healthcare team, and learners will receive up to 5.25

                                          Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.

 

 

Nurses (CNE)

Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) contact hours.

 

Pharmacists (CPE)

Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 contact hours for pharmacists.

 

Pharmacy Technicians (CPE)

Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 contact hours for pharmacy technicians.

 

Physicians (CME)

Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Healthcare Executives (ACHE)

By attending the 2022 Vizient Connections Summit, offered by Vizient, Inc., participants may earn up to 5.75 ACHE Qualified Education Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation.

 

Participants in this program who wish to have it considered for ACHE Qualified Education hours should list their attendance

when they apply to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification. Participants are

responsible for maintaining a record of their ACHE Qualified Education hours. To self-report, participants should log into

their My ACHE account and select ACHE Qualified Education Credit.

 

Healthcare Quality Professionals (CPHQ)

This activity is approved by NAHQ® for 4.5 CPHQ CE credits.

 

Participants must self-report the CE they earned into their current recertification cycle.

 

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