June 20, 2019, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm CT / 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm ET

Mortality Reviews and Patient Safety:
A 2019 Update

Session Overview

Dr. Jeanne Huddleston is the global pioneer in the use of mortality reviews to improve patient care. She will provide a 2019 update on what has been learned from the world-wide collaborative program she leads. She comes back to us based on popular demand from our patient safety community of practice and the great reviews of her prior presentations that have highlighted Opportunities for Improvement in issues of omission.

A panel of patient advocates and experts will react to the presentations.

We offer these online webinars at no cost to our participants.

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Webinar Video, and Downloads

Webinar Video:

National Survey Results:

Click here to download the National Survey Results.

Speaker Slide Set:

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Registration Information and CE Credit Information

Register:  This webinar has previously taken place.  See webinar video above.

  Webinar date: June 20, 2019

      Time:

  • 01:00 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time
  • 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM  Central Daylight Time
  • 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM  Mountain Daylight Time
  • 10:00 AM to a1:30 AM  Pacific Daylight Time

We are accepting questions now that relate to the session topics. Please e-mail any questions related to the specific session to webinars@safetyleaders.org with the session title in the e-mail message header.

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Learning Objectives:

  • Awareness:  Participants will understand and be able to discuss an update on important patient safety issues identified by mortality reviews.
  • Accountability:  Participants will understand who may be accountable for responding to, and prioritizing, the opportunities for improvement identified by mortality reviews.
  • Ability:  Participants will learn about competencies important to undertaking and succeeding with mortality reviews.
  • Action:  Participants will learn what actions they may need to take in order to learn from and run a mortality review program.


CE Participation Documentation

Texas Medical Institute of Technology, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15996, will be issuing 1.5 contact hours for this webinar. TMIT is only providing nursing credit at this time.

To request a Participation Document, please click here.

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Session Speakers and Panelists

Jeanne M. Huddleston, MD, FACP, FHM
Jeanne M. Huddleston, MD, FACP, FHM Mortality Reviews and Patient Safety: A 2019 Update
Bio
C. R. Denham, II, MD
C. R. Denham, II, MDIn the News and Recent Polling
Bio
Arlene Salamendra
Arlene SalamendraThe Voice of Patient & Family AND Discussion and Reaction to Presentation
Bio

Related Resources

  1. National Quality Forum. Safe Practice 1: Culture of Safety Leadership Structures and Systems. IN: Safe Practices for Better Healthcare – 2010 Update: A Consensus Report. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2010. Available at: http://www.qualityforum.org/.   
  2. National Quality Forum. Safe Practice 2: Culture Measurement, Feedback, and Intervention. IN: Safe Practices for Better Healthcare – 2010 Update: A Consensus Report. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2010. Available at http://www.qualityforum.org/   
  3. National Quality Forum. Safe Practice 3: Teamwork Training and Skill Building. IN: Safe Practices for Better Healthcare – 2010 Update: A Consensus Report. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2010. Available at http://www.qualityforum.org/.   
  4. National Quality Forum. Safe Practice 4: Risks and Hazards. IN: Safe Practices for Better Healthcare – 2010 Update: A Consensus Report. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2010. Available at http://www.qualityforum.org/   
  5. National Quality Forum. Chapter 9: Opportunities for Patient and Family Involvement. IN: Safe Practices for Better Healthcare – 2010 Update: A Consensus Report. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2010. Available at http://www.qualityforum.org/   

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