Building an Enterprise-Wide Simulation 2.0 Program

Building an Enterprise-Wide Simulation 2.0 Program

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Accreditation

Accredited Course

Cost: $40

Courses that have the CE logo on the image have a designated number of certified continuing education credits associated with the course. These courses have a fee, and upon completion, the learner will receive a certificate with their designated credits which can be used for re-licensure. The continuing education credits available are physician credits, MOC II points, and nursing contact hours.


Accreditation/Designation Statements

In support of improving patient care, Boston Children's Hospital is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for the healthcare team.

Physician

Boston Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

MOC Part II

American Board of Pediatrics

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity, with individual assessments of the participant and feedback to the participant, enables the participant to earn 1.50 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

American Board of Internal Medicine

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

American Board of Anesthesiology

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity, with individual assessment of the participant and feedback to the participant, enables the participant to earn 1.50 MOC points with the American Board of Anesthesiology Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®). It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

Nurse

Boston Children’s Hospital designates this activity for 1.50 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course Information

About

In this course, Dr. Peter Weinstock, Endowed Chair of Simulation and Executive Director of Boston Children’s Hospital simulator program and Associate Professor of Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School, describes the benefits of using simulation and how to develop a simulation program as a tool to solve mission-critical challenges across the healthcare enterprise. This course is part of the World Shared Practice (WSP) Forum series. The series is made up of discussion-based videos where an international physician or nurse expert discusses current issues and best practices in pediatrics.

The course is intended for physicians and nurses who provide care for critically ill infants and children. It addresses the need for access to seminal research, evidence-based practice and current expert opinion via an accessible online knowledge exchange platform. Informed healthcare providers will be able to better assess and provide effective treatment to pediatric patients.

Instructional Time

1 hour, 21 minutes

Cost

  • Accredited Course: $40

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Nurses

Expiration Dates

  • Approved: September 10, 2019
  • Released: September 24, 2019
  • Expires: September 10, 2022

Course Format

Self-paced, using text and video, with post-test assessments. Requires 80% or higher score to earn CME credit. Online course assessment. Requires Safari (v6 or higher), Chrome (v38 or higher), Internet Explorer (v11 or higher), or Firefox (v23 or higher).

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Learning Objectives

  • Describe how learning theory can be applied to simulation-based learning
  • Explain the benefits of simulation-based learning
  • Identify the essential components of simulation
  • Summarize the development goals of a successful, long-lasting simulation program
  • Discuss the ways a simulation program can be used to meet the varying needs of an institution

Contributors

Course Director(s)

Dennis Daniel, MD
Assistant in Critical Care Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital

Author(s)

Jeffrey Burns, MD, MPH
Chief of Critical Care Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital

Peter Weinstock, MD, PhD
Anesthesia Chair in Pediatric Simulation
Boston Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor of Anesthesia
Harvard Medical School

Disclosures

In accordance with the disclosure policy of Boston Children's Hospital and the standards set forth by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, course planners, speakers and content reviewers list below any relevant relationships they or their spouse/partner have to companies producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients.

Course Director(s)

No disclosures to report:

Dennis Daniel, MD

Author(s)

No disclosures to report:

Jeffrey Burns, MD, MPH; Peter Weinstock, MD, PhD

Course Reviewer(s)

No disclosures to report:

Traci Wolbrink, MD, MPH; Mary-Jeanne Manning, MSN, APRN, BC-PNP, CCRN

Course Planner(s)

No disclosures to report:

Sonja Lehmann, BS; Alma Onate, BS

Commercial and Financial Support Disclosure

This program receives no commercial support.