Live, In-Person CME/CE Program for Physicians, Nurses, and Allied Health Professionals
The objective of this program is to describe the pivotal role that organizational culture plays in daily patient care and provide easy-to-implement strategies to create a safe and just healthcare culture. The creation of a fair and open healthcare environment can be quite effective in reducing medical errors and improving overall quality. These improvements and techniques are introduced by nationally renowned physician / speaker Arnold Mackles. Dr. Mackles has addressed medical audiences throughout the United States and his message is timely, effective, and his presentation style engaging and motivating. His programs are supported by highly credible references from well-respected CME and health care professionals.
Creating a Patient Safety Culture in Healthcare covers organizational situations that have particularly high rates of medical errors and provides physicians and health care professionals with specific strategies to measurably improve patient safety and quality of care. Topics include:
- Evaluating Healthcare Culture
- The Role of Teamwork in Culture Creation
- Providing an open and Transparent Environment
- Addressing Disruptive Behavior
- Leadership Responsibilities in a Safety Culture
- Confidential and Privileged Reporting of Adverse Events
Dr. Mackles addressed a specialty medical society CME meeting of 150-200 OBGYN’s, nurses, and microbiologists who work in the field of reproductive medicine at Rancho Las Palmas Resort in Rancho Mirage, CA. His program, Doctor, Tie Your Shoes Before You Trip – The Prevention of Medical Errors, was very well received and addressed timely issues facing the healthcare community today.
Dr. Mackles brings a personable and professional approach to his talk; making fun of himself and providing stories and examples from his time spent as a physician. He connects with his audience as only a colleague who’s been there can.
Doctor, Tie Your Shoes Before You Trip is a lively , entertaining program addressing a very serious subject. It is a critical message physicians and healthcare professionals need to “get and use” for the good of their patients.