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Webinar Archive

Automatic Surveillance and Pediatric Trigger Tools

June 19, 2008


Jeffrey M. Ferranti, MD, MS
Associate Chief Information Officer
Duke University Health System
Durham, North Carolina

Anne Matlow, MD, FRCPC
Director, Infection Prevention and Control Programme
Medical Director, Patient Safety
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Paul Sharek, MD, MPH, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford School of Medicine
Medical Director of Quality Management
Chief Clinical Patient Safety Officer
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Palo Alto, California

By the end of this Webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. List the various methodologies employed to detect adverse events in health care.
  2. Describe the role of technology in the detection and prevention of adverse events.
  3. Discuss the epidemiology of adverse events in the pediatric population.

You Should Participate if you are a(n):

    • General Pediatrician
    • Pediatric Sub-specialist
    • Family Physician
    • Resident
    • Allied Health Professional (PNP, PA, Nurse)
    • Administrator (VP Medical Affairs, Risk Manager, Medical Director)


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