12:30pm Eastern June 21: Free Vizient webinar on diagnostic error

Helen Haskell haskell.helen at GMAIL.COM
Wed Jun 14 00:51:28 UTC 2017

Upcoming Program

Vizient HIIN Community Knowledge Network

Diagnostic Errors: A New Chapter in Patient Safety Science, Policy and
Practice, Part 3

Join us for the HIIN Community Knowledge Network Education Series Webinar

This event, on* June 21 from 11:30 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. CT, is open to anyone
interested in the topic. *An informational flyer is attached.

Program description

The recently released Institute of Medicine report, “Improving Diagnosis in
Health Care” highlights the important problem of diagnostic errors in
health care and suggests that all of us will likely experience a meaningful
diagnostic error in our lifetimes. Our educational series will explore the
scope of the problem and describe ways to address it. On June 21, our live
webcast will discuss steps hospitals can take, including implementing novel
diagnostic safety programs.

Guest speakers include Dennis Torretti, MD, FACP, Geisinger Health System,
Hardeep Singh MD, MPH, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center and Baylor
College of Medicine, and Helen Haskell, MA, president of the nonprofit
patient safety organization Mothers Against Medical Error.

Register at the CKN Event Ready Website

Learning Objectives

   - Describe how Diagnostic Errors contribute to patient harm
   - Identify key considerations in implementing  a program to address
      diagnostic error at your organization
   - Discuss ways that patients can be effectively engaged to help prevent
      diagnostic error and delay.

If you have registered, and need the day of login information, please email
our event host at Antoinette.saade at vizientinc.com

Moderator: David Meyers, Board Member, Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine

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