QA: Silver Quality Essentials 2023
Course Director: R. Ross Reichard, M.D.
Silver Quality Essentials is a comprehensive program on the identification of quality gaps and the application of quality improvement tools and methods to solve quality deficiencies. Attendees in this course understand the importance of quality improvement in health care and make it a part of what they do every day. They know how to measure quality in order to identify and prioritize opportunities for improvement and obtain the skills and knowledge to become problem solvers.
The course will occur multiple times in 2023, all throughout the Mayo enterprise, but the full schedule is not yet confirmed.
Internal Mayo Clinic Staff only
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Articulate the case for patient-centered quality and affordability
- Apply systems and process thinking to your work
- Employ DMAIC framework as a structured approach for improvement
- Locate pertinent resources for quality improvement
- Select and use appropriate tools within DMAIC framework
- Identify and measure gaps in quality
- Apply process improvement principles
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 8.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 8.00 ANCC
- 8.00 Attendance