National Patient Safety Foundation:  CPPS Review Course - October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017
NC Hospital Association — Cary, NC

The North Carolina Hospital Association is pleased to collaborate with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement / National Patient Safety Foundation in bringing this valuable learning opportunity to NCHA attendees. This one-day course is designed for experienced health professionals who plan to pursue the Certified Professional in Patient Safety credential (CPPS).

This course will help participants prepare for the exam by reviewing domain content areas and test-taking strategies. Participation in this course will provide attendees with the opportunity to:

  • Review the five patient safety domains, following the exam content outline
  • Discuss patient safety scenario examples similar to actual exam questions
  • Assess their own level of preparedness for the exam and address additional areas for self study


8:30 am – 8:35              Welcome and Introductions

8:35 am – 9:40              Culture 

Judy Milne, MSN, RN, CPHQ,   CPPS Patient Safety Officer Duke University Medical Center

9:40 am – 9:50 am -       Break

9:50 am – 10:55 am -     Measuring & Improving Performance

Kenneth P. Rothfield, MD, MBA,   CPPS Chief Medical Officer, HCA Medical City

10:55 am – 11:05 am -  Break

11:05 am – 12:20 pm    Patient Safety Risks & Solutions

Judy Milne, MSN, RN, CPHQ, CPPS

12:20 pm – 1:05 pm       Lunch

1:05 pm – 2:20 pm         Systems Thinking & Design and Human Factors Analysis

Judy Milne, MSN, RN, CPHQ, CPPS

Kenneth P. Rothfield, MD, MBA, CPPS

2:20 pm – 2:30 pm         Break

2:30 pm – 3:30               Leadership

Kenneth P. Rothfield, MD, MBA, CPPS

3:30 pm – 4:00               Q&A/Wrap-Up Session 

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