UNTHSC Clinical Practice Improvement

A Case for Stewardship in the Clinical Practice

Activity Details
  • Credit Amounts:
    • CPE: 1.00
    • TSBSWE: 1.00
    • UNTHSC: 1.00
    • Physicians: 1.00
    • TNA: 1.00
  • Cost: Free
  • Release: Feb 9, 2018
  • Expires: Mar 3, 2018
  • Estimated Time to Complete:
    1 Hour(s)
  • System Requirements:
  • Average User Rating:
    (5 Ratings)

Needs Statement

There's a tremendous amount of waste occurring in the healthcare industry. In order to address that waste, organizations are moving to lean management because it exposes what and where these wastes are and rethinks the way work is done via value streams. This module provides UNT Health employees with an introduction to stewardship and waste management and defines terminology to identify waste within their own program/division of UNT Health.

Target Audience

This activity was planned to address the educational needs of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practioners, nurses, pharmacists and social workers.

Objectives

  • Recall the Lean Six Sigma Eight Wastes (DOWNTIME)
  • Apply mechanisms to avoid workplace waste
  • Evaluate workplace activity to create solutions to eliminate waste

 

Accreditation

CPE
ACPEThe University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This knowledge-based activity has been assigned UAN 0845-0000-18-015-H04-P and will award 1.00 contact hour (0.100 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit in states that recognize ACPE providers.

Statements of participation will indicate hours and CEUs based on participation and will be issued online at the conclusion of the activity. Successful completion includes completing the activity, its accompanying evaluation and/or posttest (score 70% or higher) and requesting credit online at the conclusion of the activity. Credit will be uploaded to CPE Monitor, and participants may print a statement of credit or transcript from their NABP e-profile. UNTHSC complies with the Accreditation Standards for Continuing Pharmacy Education.

TSBSWE

This activity is approved for a maximum of 1.00 Clock Hours for Social Workers.

UNTHSC
The University of North Texas Health Science Center certifies this activity for 1.00 hour of participation.

Physicians

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 1.00 hour of AOA Category 1B CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Professionalism
  • Systems-based practice

IOM Competencies

  • Provide patient-centered care
  • Employ evidence-based practice

IPE Competencies

  • Roles/ Responsibilities
  • Interprofessional Communication
  • Teams and Teamwork

TNA

UNT Health Science Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides up to 1.00 contact hour.

Approved Provider ID: 16-274238-B

Faculty Disclosure

Neither the UNT Health Science Center INCEDO office nor any of the planning team have anything to disclose.

Additional Information

Data collected as part of this activity may be analyzed as part of educational research to study the effectiveness of interventions. This project is included under UNTHSC IRB protocol #2017-056