The 7th Ellison Pierce Symposium Positioning Your ORs for the Future A Business, Risk and Clinical Update
10 Avery Street Boston, Massachusetts 02111 Phone: (800) 241-3333Fax: (617) 574-7200
Boston, massachuset
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

    Describe strategies to minimize risk in the OR
    Describe future challenges facing community hospitals and academic medical centers in reference to perioperative services
    Describe current challenges facing OR leaders with potential solutions and mechanisms for oversight

Boston University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsâ„¢. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education Provider Unit, Boston University School of Medicine is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact Hours:  20.5

This program includes 5.25 hours which meet the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for risk management study.

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 20 CE credits; Code Number 1026251; Expiration Date 5/5/2012.

Schedule of Presentations:

Thursday, May 3, 2012
07:00:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast
07:45:00 Welcoming Comments Keith P. Lewis
08:00:00 Preventing Disasters in Our ORs Rafael Ortega
08:30:00 The Perfect Incision: A Surgeon’s Perspective Gerard M. Doherty
09:00:00 Take a Real Look at Yourself Keith P. Lewis
09:30:00 Questions & Answers
09:45:00 Break
10:00:00 Patient Experience: A Collaborative Model Kim Perryman
10:30:00 Preventing Infections in the OR: A New Look Stephen O. Heard
11:00:00 Real Solutions to Disruptive Behavior Ronald Schouten
11:45:00 Questions & Answers
12:00:00 Lunch or Breakout Session 1 Positioning Your Practice for the Future Daniel S. Reale, Keith P. Lewis
13:30:00 I Performed A Wrong Site Surgery David Ring
14:00:00 Saying I’m Sorry Sandra L. Coletta
14:30:00 Gaining Wisdom Through Adversity Jo Shapiro
15:00:00 Questions & Answers
15:15:00 Break
15:30:00 Taking Care of our Aging Population Ruben J. Azocar
16:00:00 Medication Safety: The Expanding Role of the Pharmacist
16:45:00 Questions & Answers
17:00:00 Adjourn
Friday, May 4, 2012
07:00:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast
07:45:00 Opening Comments Keith P. Lewis
08:00:00 Who Owns Deep Sedation? Mary Landrigan-Ossar
08:30:00 Effective Handoffs in Our ORs Mauricio Gonzalez
09:00:00 Managing Our Patients with OSA Scharukh Jalisi
09:30:00 Real “Tips” to Improving OR Efficiency
10:00:00 Questions & Answers
10:15:00 Break
10:30:00 Physiology Driven Surgery Peter A. Burke
11:00:00 New Technologies in the OR Christopher M. O'Connor
11:45:00 Questions & Answers
12:00:00 Lunch or Breakout Session 2 Creating Your ORs of the Future Keith P. Lewis, Mauricio Gonzalez, Peter A. Burke, Rafael Ortega, Christopher M. O'Connor
13:30:00 Back to Basics in Our ORs
14:30:00 Experienced Based Design of Care Delivery Using the Patient and Family Centered Care Methodology and Practice Anthony M. DiGioia
15:15:00 Questions & Answers/Break
15:30:00 Value Stream Mapping for the OR
16:00:00 Percutaneous Aortic Valves – Wave for the Future or Time for a Deep Breath Harold Lazar
16:30:00 Echo’s in Our Back Pocket
17:00:00 Questions & Answers
17:15:00 Adjourn
Saturday, May 5, 2012
07:00:00 Registration & Breakfast
07:45:00 Opening Comments Keith P. Lewis
08:00:00 Making Surgery Safer Around the World Alexander A. Hannenberg
08:30:00 Crisis Checklists in the OR Angela M Bader
09:00:00 OR Flow and Efficiency Eugene Litvak
09:45:00 Questions & Answers/Break
10:00:00 What You Need to Know about ACO’s Regina S. Rockefeller
10:30:00 Creating a Perioperative Continuum/Surgical Home Keith P. Lewis
11:00:00 A Panel Discussion on Positioning Your Practice/ORs for the Future Michael Ramsay, Keith P. Lewis
11:45:00 Questions & Answers/Adjourn Keith P. Lewis
12:15:00 Ether Monument Tour Rafael Ortega
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