Date & Location
Thursday, November 15, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, VCU Kontos Medical Science Building Auditorium, Richmond, VA

Overview
The Forum for Healthcare Learning and Excellence has been created to support the continuing education needs of all health care professionals and to promote a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to patient care. The Forum invites Jonathan Bartels to enhance and invigorate the health professionals of VCU Health Medical Center presentation: The Pause.

Objectives
  1. Describe the fundamentals involved in the medical Pause
  2. Describe how implementing The Pause generates resiliency and improved safety as teams carry on to the next patient.
  3. Team members will become more aware of the benefits of The Pause for increased resiliency and reduced burnout and compassion fatigue.
  4. Team members will become equipped to lead The Pause after a patient death.

Accreditation
VCU Health Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
VCU Health Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation
Nursing: Up to 1 Contact Hour. VCU Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Americans With Disabilities Act Statement
VCU Health System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law. If special accommodation is needed, please contact us at (804) 828-0418. Every attempt will be made to facilitate your participation in this conference.