208. I’m Better than You and I Can Prove It: Quality Metrics for Clinical ID
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Room: W 2006-2008
Co-organized with the IDSA Clinical Affairs Committee

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe the use of quality metrics that apply to specific infectious diseases
  • discuss the role of metrics in improving the care of patients with infectious diseases

Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners

Tracks: Trainee, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Ronald Nahass, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, ID Care, Inc. and Michael Horberg, MD, MAS, FIDSA, Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic States

10:30 AM
Overview of Quality Improvement
Dale W. Bratzler, DO, MPH, FIDSA

11:20 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-267-L04-P


M. Horberg, None

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