2020 Safety Quality Day Conference

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Poster Presentation Winners

1st Place Poster Presentation

Honorable Mention Poster Presentations


Share your safety and quality ideas, concerns, suggestions anonymously https://padlet.com/kasseljunkmail/uvuhm9vrhfu57kpg 

To join an apparent cause analysis team, email Amy Hobbs amy.hobbs@childrensal.org 


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8:00-8:05      Introduction

Rachel Kassel, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, UAB Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology

8:05 -8:45     The Role of Simulation in Patient Safety

Nancy Tofil, MD
Division Director, UAB Pediatric Critical Medicine

9:00-9:30      Consent

Claire Black, JD
Director, UAB Risk Management

Kathleen Street, JD
Privacy Officer/Risk Manager
Children’s of Alabama, Risk Management Department

9:40-10:10    The Role of IP in the COVID Pandemic

Delphene Noland, MSN, RNc-NIC, CIC
Manager, Infection Prevention and Control Children’s of Alabama


A Quality Improvement Bundle to Reduce Severe Intracranial Hemorrhage and Early Mortality in Extremely Preterm Infants
Colm P. Travers, MD
Assistant Professor, UAB Division of Neonatology

Use of Quality Improvement Process to Increase Influenza Vaccination in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients
Claire Keith, MD
Fellow, UAB Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology

11:00-11:30  CLABSI Prevention: A Relentless Drumbeat

David Galloway MD
Assistant Professor, UAB Division of Gastroenterology

Marjorie McCaskey DNP, RN, NPD-BC, CPHQ
Director, Nursing Professional Development
Clinical Outcomes and Quality Advisor, Children’s of Alabama

11:30-12:00  POSTERS (No CME)

12:00-1:00    Grand Rounds & Announcement of Poster Winner
                     What Happens with Children’s 360 (Presentation Slides-PDF)

Amy Hobbs, RN
Manager, Patient Safety, Children’s of Alabama

Joe Chewning, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
UAB Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

1:15-1:45      How to Earn MOC Part IV Credit for Your Quality Improvement Activities

Christine Campbell, MD, MSPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

2:00-2:30      Improvements in Primary Care

Dan Reiff, MD
UAB Pediatric Rheumatology Fellow

2:30-3:10     Things Nobody Tells You About QI After Residency: Improving Early Screening in a Pandemic

Cason Benton, MD
Professor, UAB General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine

Amy McCollum, MD
Pediatrician, Midtown Pediatrics

3:15-3:45      QI Coaching Session 1-Quality Improvement: How to Start a Project
                     Presented by Quality Improvement Coaches

Nick CaJacob, MD
Assistant Professor, UAB Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology

Adolfo Molina, MD
Assistant Professor, UAB Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine

David Galloway, MD

Sam Gentle, MD
Assistant Professor, Neonatology

Leslie Hayes, MD
Professor, Critical Care

Marjorie McCaskey, DNP, RN, NPD-BC, CPHQ

Susan Walley, MD
Professor, Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Christine Campbell, MD, MSPH

Scott Buchalter, MD
Vice President, Strategy & Quality Officer

4:00-4:30      QI Coaching Session 2-Quality Improvement: How to Start a Project
                     Presented by Quality Improvement Coaches