Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:
- Discuss and identify potential barriers clinicians may encounter as part of the healthcare team striving for sepsis improvement.
- Describe some advantages of IPSO's operational definition of sepsis and how it differs form research and adult definitions.
- Discuss which patient outcomes are improving at IPSO hospitals.
As an accredited provider of continuing education (CE), Children's Hospital Association has a conflict of interest policy that requires everyone in a position to control the content of an educational activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships, with any commercial interest. Any potential conflicts are resolved so that presentations are evidenced-based and scientifically balanced. No conflict of interest exists for any CE presenter/author or planning committee member related to the content of this educational activity.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Children's Hospital Association and Sepsis Alliance. Children’s Hospital Association is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
For Physicians: Children's Hospital Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
For Nurses: Children's Hospital Association designates this activity for 1.00 ANCC contact hours.
Instructions for Completion:
Criteria for successful completion of this educational activity includes confirmation of session(s) attendance in its entirety and completion of program evaluation. A link to the online Verification of Attendance and Evaluation Form will be emailed to participants at the conclusion of the program. To receive a certificate of completion, individuals must be registered prior to the activity and complete the online form following the activity. Certificates will be emailed to participants.