The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety is honored to have been asked to present or put together expert panels for the following conferences and webinars:

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) 2014 Annual Meeting

  • Panel session “Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): Safety Recommendations Targeting Maternal Patients”
  • Panel:
    • Sue Gullo, MS, RN (Director, Perinatal Improvement Community, Institute for Healthcare Improvement)
    • Peter Cherouny, MD (Emeritus Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Vermont, Chair and Lead Faculty of the IHI Perinatal Improvement Community)
    • Michael Wong, JD (Executive Director, Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety)
  • Announcement and invitation

Crittenden Medical Conference 2014

  • Panel session “Reducing Hospital Readmissions: Practice Strategies and Recommendations”
  • Panel:
    • Gregory Maynard, MD, MCS, SFHM (Health Sciences Professor of Medicine; Director, UC San Diego Center for Innovation and Improvement Science)
    • Michael Wong, JD (Executive Director, Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety)
  • Related materials:

Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN) Surgical & Conference Expo 2014

  • Poster “First National Survey of Hospitals on Patient-Controlled Analgesia Practices”
  • Related materials:

IHI Perinatal Improvement Community webinar on OB VTE Safety Recommendations

  • Panel:
    • Sue Gullo, MS, RN (Director, Perinatal Improvement Community, Institute for Healthcare Improvement)
    • Peter Cherouny, MD (Emeritus Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Vermont, Chair and Lead Faculty of the IHI Perinatal Improvement Community)
    • Michael Wong, JD (Executive Director, Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety)
  • Related information:
    • Listen to this call’s recording here
    • Follow along with the call’s slides here
    • Review the OB VTE Safety Recommendations Tool here
    • Invitation

Society for Technology in Anesthesia 2014 Annual Meeting

25th Annual IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

  • Poster “First National Survey of Hospitals on Patient-Controlled Analgesia Practices” – please click here for a copy.
  • Related article.

Partnership for Patients 2013 Annual Conference

Panel session “First National Survey of Hospitals on Patient-Controlled Analgesia Practices: Results and Practice Implications”

  • Panel:
    • Harold Oglesby, RRT, Manager, Pulmonary Medicine, St. Joseph’s Hospital/Candler Health System
    • Michael Wong, JD, Executive Director, Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety
  • For materials related to the session:

Panel session “Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): Safety Recommendations Targeting Maternal Patients”

  • Panel:
    • Sue Gullo, MS, RN (Director, Perinatal Improvement Community, Institute for Healthcare Improvement)
    • Peter Cherouny, MD (Emeritus Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Vermont, Chair and Lead Faculty of the IHI Perinatal Improvement Community)
    • Michael Wong, JD (Executive Director, Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety)
  • For a pdf of the presentation, please click Partnership for Patients VTE Presentation

National Perinatal Association’s 34th Annual Conference

Society of Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine (SASM) 2013 Annual Meeting

International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) 2013 Annual Meeting

California Hospital Engagement Network

  • Webinar “Preventing Opioid-Related Adverse Events: Patient Stories and Best Practices”
  • Panel:
    • Lenore Alexander, Mothers Against Medical Errors
    • Debra Fox, Wesley Medical Center
    • Malinda Loflin, Oklahoma City VA Medical Center
    • Dr. Mark Parmenter, Scripps Health System
    • Michael Wong, Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety
  • For a copy of the presentation, please click Preventing Opioid Related Adverse Events – FINAL

Crittenden Medical Conference 2013

60th Congress of the Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN)

  • Poster “Addressing Opioid Warnings from The Joint Commission: Unrecognized Opioid Induced Respiratory Depression and PCA Safety Checklist” – for a pdf copy, please click PPAHS AORN Poster 2013
  • For the handout of the poster, please click here.
  • For a copy of the article on the poster presentation, please click here.

IHI 24th Annual National Forum

  • Poster “Patient Safety Checklist Helps Address Opioid Warnings from The Joint Commission”
  • For a pdf of the poster, please click PPAHS Poster at IHI
  • For the article on the poster presentation, please click here.

Eleventh Quality Colloquium at Harvard

  • Poster “Reducing Healthcare Costs While Improving Patient Health Outcomes and Safety: Checklist and Case Studies in Making Patient-Controlled Analgesia (PCA) Safer” – please click PPAHS Harvard Poster
  • For a handout of the poster, please click PPAHS Harvard Handout

Crittenden Medical Conference 2012

  • Panel session “Back to the Future: The Role of Patient Safety Organizations in Protecting Peer Review and Quality Assurance Materials Developed in Past Incidents”
  • Panel:
    • Andrew S. Bolin, Esq., Partner – Beytin, McLaughlin, McLaughlin, Bolin & Willers, P.A. (moderator)
    • Barbara Rebold, RN, MS, CPHQ, Director, Operations, ECRI Institute PSO – ECRI Institute
    • Michael Wong, JD – Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety
  • For a pdf of PPAHS’s presentation, please PPAHS Crittenden Conf Presentation 2012.
  • For The DoctorWeighsIn article on the PPAHS presentation, please click here.

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