Provider Sleep Deprivation in the ICU

Provider Sleep Deprivation in the ICU

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Accredited Course

Cost: $25

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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 0.75 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.

Risk Management

Provider Sleep Deprivation in the ICU meets the requirements for 0.75 Risk Management Credits as proscribed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine and defined in 243 CMR 2.06(5)(d) I.

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 0.75 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 0.75 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 0.75 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 0.75 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course Information

About

Sleep deprivation profoundly affects the performance of clinicians. The amount of impairment that's induced by acute sleep deprivation has consistently been shown to mirror that which is induced by alcohol. This course outlines the issues surrounding sleep deprivation that lead to worsened performance and details recommendations to prevent and reduce physician fatigue. Take this course to learn about alertness and performance, and the consequences of sleep deprivation for healthcare providers.

Instructional Time

0 hours, 49 minutes

Cost

  • Accredited Course: $25
  • Non-Accredited Course: $0

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Nurses

Expiration Dates

  • Approved: 10/11/2019
  • Released:10/22/2019
  • Expires: 10/11/2022

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 the four major drivers of human alertness and how they affect performance
  • Describe the consequences of sleep deprivation on clinician performance
  • Describe ACGME Duty Hour standards
  • Describe ways clinicians can prevent sleep deprivation at work

Contributors

Course Director(s)

Traci Wolbrink, MD, MPH
Senior Associate, Critical Care Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital

Author(s)

Christopher Landrigan, MD, MPH
Assistant in Medicine Research and Fellowship Director
Boston Children's Hospital

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:

Traci Wolbrink, MD, MPH

Author(s)

No disclosures to report:

Christopher Landrigan, MD, MPH

Course Reviewer(s)

No disclosures to report:

Dennis Daniel, MD; Margaret McCabe, PhD, RN, PNP

Commercial and Financial Support Disclosure

This program receives no commercial support.