Event

Office of Educational Affairs - Faculty Development Series

Topic: Root Cause Analysis and Action (RCA²)

When:

Wednesday, June 16, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
ZOOM Meeting

Speaker(s):

Carol Ann Diachun, M.D., M.S.Ed.
Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
Acting Chair, Department of Anesthesiology; Associate Chair, Education; Program Director, Anesthesiology Residency
UFCOM-J

Paul Fender
Department of Quality Management
Director
UF Health

Vitaliana Griffin
Department of Patient Safety & Risk Management
Abstractor
UF Health

Susan Hendrickson
Department of Quality and Patient Safety
Division Director
UF Health

Sean Reynolds
Department of Performance Improvement Specialist
Lead
UF Health

Target Audience:

Faculty

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

1. Identify two goals of a root cause analysis and action
2. Name two times when root cause analysis and action tools can be used
3. State the main steps in a root cause analysis
4. Name two tools commonly used when performing a root cause analysis

Accreditation

The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit

The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.

Additional Information

CME Advisory Committee Disclosure
Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: https://cme.ufl.edu/disclosure/.

Enduring requirements: Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test

Release Date: June 16, 2021
Expiration Date: June 15, 2023

Resources for Further Study:
Institute for Healthcare Improvement. (2019). PS 201: Root Cause Analyses and Actions. Retrieved from http://app.ihi.org/lmsspa/#/6cb1c614-884b-43ef-9abd-d90849f183d4/450435c3-f015-4541-9432-46eb235461bb/lessonDetail/1003424d-7a6c-480c-9188-55dcfa5bc012/

Disclosure

Carol Ann Diachun, M.D., M.S.Ed. has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. Paul Fender has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. Vitaliana Griffin has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. Susan Hendrickson has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. Sean Reynolds has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Renee Boyle (904) 244-8271 Renee.Boyle@jax.ufl.edu.