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W21C

W21C is a research and innovation initiative based in the University of Calgary and the Calgary Zone of Alberta Health Services. W21C offers a diverse selection of courses providing learners with practice skills to further high-quality research and innovation in healthcare

 

Human Factors in Healthcare

Three-day course.

Calgary Dates: February 11, 18, 25
Edmonton Dates: March 2, 3, 4

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 19.5 hours (credits are automatically calculated).”

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This 3-day course will discuss the role of Human Factors in Healthcare across a variety of application areas, including safety and quality improvement, procurement, process evolution, and capital planning. Participants will have opportunities for the application of Human Factors knowledge and methods through course projects in seven course modules covering case studies and methodologies in various relevant clinical areas.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand and describe the applicability of Human Factors in healthcare
  • Recognize when Human Factors considerations or involvement is applicable in the work I do
  • Meaningfully involve end users to enhance quality improvement and patient safety

Who Should Attend?

Physicians, nurses, allied health care professionals, health professions learners, hospital administrators, and health systems managers.

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MDcme.ca

Evidence-based, trusted, and accredited online CME in a number of therapeutic areas; hosted by Professional Development & Conferencing Services, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University

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Physician Learning Program

The Physician Learning Program (PLP) works with physicians and their clinical teams to help them advance their practice, and with those who know that there will always be room for improvement and are willing to champion positive change. Together, we will make impactful change that will benefit health care providers and Albertans.

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Society of Rural Physicians of Canada

The Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (SRPC) is the national voice of Canadian rural physicians. Founded in 1992, the SRPC’s mission is championing rural generalist medical care through education, collaboration, advocacy and research.

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Patient-centered Mental Health in Pediatric Primary Care (PPP) Program

from CanREACH

1. Three Day Workshop - a dynamic and interactive three day (15 hours) course that uses a combination of intensive face-to-face teaching and hands-on practice

2. Six Months Bi-weekly Calls - Ongoing case-based program using distance learning methods.

Course Objectives

Participants learn to

  • Identify and differentiate among paediatric mental health concerns
    • Childhood depression, ADHD, bipolar disorder, anxiety, aggression and psychosis
  • Effectively manage psychopharmacology
    • Selecting, initiating and tapering medication, monitoring change, and identifying and minimizing side effects
  • Create and implement treatment plans
    • Mobilizing existing resources and natural and professional supports

Please see the brochure for upcoming session dates, daily content and more information about this conference. 

Contact

For Edmonton sessions, please contact:
Ph: 780-938-4638,  Canreach.Edmonton@ahs.ca

For Calgary sessions, please contact:
Ph: 403-955-1104 CanREACH@ahs.ca

Society of Rural Physicians of Canada

Surgical Obstetrical Skills for Post Partum Hemorrhage

Jan 15 2020
Banff, AB - Rimrock Hotel

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 24 Mainpro+ credits.

Objectives

  • To learn to recognize and to intervene surgically using simulated uteruses for life threatening post partum hemorrhage.
  • To identify the anatomy, to learn the surgical principles, and to practice the technique of Cesarean Hysterectomy as a life saving intervention.
  • To review and practice the other surgical interventions (Bakri Balloon, B Lynch) for life threatening PPH.

Enhanced Surgical Skills / Obstetrical Surgical Skills Program

Jan 15 & 16 2020
Banff, AB - Rimrock Hotel

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 8 Mainpro+ credits.

This one day course is designed for ESS / OSS Surgeons in conjunction with Emergency Medicine for Rural Hospitals course and the Endoscopy Skills Day for Practicing Endoscopists course. The program will update rural ESS surgeons with current methods, facilitate informal communication and encourage FP-Specialist networks.

The 28th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course

Save the Date: April 23 - 25, 2020

2020 Conference theme:  
"Rural Physician Advocacy – How to Save the World in Your Spare Time"