Venous Thromboembolism - Changing Practice, Changing Policy, Changing Public Reporting


Date
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - Thursday, April 20, 2017 12:00 AM   Online, IN

Overview
Venus Thromboembolism - Changing Practice, Changing Policy, Changing Public Reporting

Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Review risk factors for and guidelines suggesting methods to prevent VTE;
  2. Show how a systems approach can improve prescription of VTE prophylaxis;
  3. Consider the problem of missed VTE prophylaxis doses as a quality improvement target; and
  4. Examine the impact of surveillance bias on public reporting of DVT rates.

Accreditation
Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Indiana University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact the CME office at 317-274-0104 or cme@iu.edu. One week advance notice will allow us to provide seamless access. Please ensure to specify the accommodations you need in order to participate.