Metrics to Assess Your Enhanced Recovery Program for Continued Improvement and Team Engagement

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Class A Credits: 1.0

Format: Video

Run time: 52 mins

Course Launch Date: 11/7/19

Course Expires: 11/6/20

CRNAs will be equipped with the fundamental information and skills necessary for Enhanced Recovery program success to improve patient outcomes and contribute to organizational health.


Post-Test Attempt Notice
A minimum passing score of 80% is required to pass this course. You have TWO opportunities to achieve a passing score. If you fail to achieve a passing score of 80%, you will not receive CE credit for this course.

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  • Discuss how a continuous quality improvement utilizes a reporting and metric tracking process to create information for program optimization.
  • Identify the gaps in surgical and obstetric pathway metrics that you are currently collecting and would like to collect to support continued program improvement and staff engagement.
  • Describe your plan to optimize your current quality improvement program.

Desiree Chappell, MSNA, CRNA

Managing Editor, Partner, US Lead | TopMedTalk

Desiree Chappell, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) is based in Louisville, KY.  Working at the hospital and system level as a project team lead for anesthesia groups, she has coordinated and assisted with the implementation of successful Enhanced Recovery Programs.  Desiree serves on the Board of Directors for the American Society of Enhanced Recovery, the Scientific Advisory Panel for Evidenced Based Perioperative Medicine (EBPOM) – USA, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists- Enhanced Recovery After Surgery – Shared Interest Group Assistant Chair and Partner, Managing Editor and USA lead for TopMedTalk, a leading medical podcast.


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