January 21, 2021 - 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
This course is ideal for the new Patient Safety Officer
(PSO) and anyone who wants to brush up on the basic principles of event
reporting in Pennsylvania. The education program will be offered in four
one-hour modules that will discuss the historical context of the Medical Care
Availability and Reduction of Error (MCARE) Act (Act 13), define the key
elements of MCARE, explain the role and responsibility of the PSO, discuss the
Final Guidance for Reporting Requirements and apply reporting guidelines to
Module I: 9:30 -
Break: 10:30 - 10:40
Module II: 10:40 -
Lunch Break: 11:40
a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
Module III: 12:20 -
Break: 1:20 - 1:30
Module IV: 1:30 -
4.0 continuing education hours will be awarded for
completion of this education program. Continuing education credits apply to
Pennsylvania registered nurses.
After you register you will receive a confirmation email
that includes the link to join the meeting via Microsoft Teams.
In addition to the confirmation email, the instructions on
how to join will also be included in the course materials email that is sent
out prior to the registered event.