The Partnership for Patients is a public-private partnership working to improve the quality, safety, and affordability of health care for all Americans. Over 3,700 hospitals across the country are currently participating. This session communicates progress to date and helps AMSN medical-surgical nurses establish a role in the national efforts to reduce harm. (This session may not appear in the AMSN Online Library.)
Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.
Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA).
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing, Provider Number, CEP 5387.
Discuss the goals of the partnership to improve quality, safety, and affordability of health care for all Americans.
Discuss AMSN's role as well as resources available from AMSN related to the Partnership for Patients initiative.
Identify individual impact in improving care and reduce harm.