Jointly provided by AAMI Foundation and Postgraduate Institute for Medicine
AAMI Foundation Annual Forum
November 18 and 19, 2017
Sheraton Hotel and Marina
1380 Harbor Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
We're addressing the biggest patient safety challenges, and you're invited to join us!
Learn how to save patients from “failure to rescue’ events”
Decrease the number of non-actionable clinical alarms
Address key challenges to improving infusion therapy safety
Join the AAMI Foundation, its joint sponsor, the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine,
and its collaborating partnersRegister Now to Reserve Your Seat and to Make Your Hotel Reservations!
(Room-block rates available until October 27th
Day One Topics
Continuous Monitoring of Patients on Opioids
Improving the Management of Clinical Alarms
Day Two Topic
Infusion Therapy Safety
This activity is intended for professionals engage in: pain management; alarm management; and infusion therapy -- nurses, pharmacists, physicians, clinical nurse specialists, and hospital senior leaders; biomedical and clinical engineers, academics, and regulators.
For more information about the faculty and the presentation topics, please see the agenda www.aami.org/thefoundation
The cost is $50 to attend one day or $70 to attend both days.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
Identify the rationale behind continuous respiratory monitoring with patients receiving opioids in the hospital setting.
Discuss one new lesson-learned/competency related to implementing continuous electronic monitoring for patients on opioid pain management
Describe the implementation process for at least two different alarm management projects that address minimizing alarm fatigue
Discuss lessons learned/new competencies in relation to the infusion management processes related to preventing medication errors
Continuing Nursing Education
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This educational activity for 11.1 contact hours is provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine. Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advance Practice Registered Nurses to be determined.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13485, for 11.1 contact hours.
Continuing Respiratory Therapy Education
The American Association of Respiratory Care is providing 5.50 CRCE (patient safety-specific) with approval #149409000 for the sessions on November 18th.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.
Americans with Disabilities Act (required for live meetings only)
éEvent staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (ie, physical, dietary, etc). Please contact Marilyn Flack prior to the live event at (703) 647-2770.