American Society of Anesthesiologists - MOCA® Simulation Course (20170617)

MOCA® Simulation Course

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Date: June 17, 2017
  7:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: MADISON, WI, United States of America
Meeting Type: Simulation Education

MOCA® Simulation Course

Simulation in Anesthesia for the Practicing Anesthesiologist

Simulation in Anesthesia or the Practicing Anesthesiologist is a one-day, immersive, experiential learning course that fulfills the Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® (MOCA®) Part IV (Practicing Performance Assessment and Improvement) simulation education requirement. Course participants will experience and observe difficult patient-care challenges that occur frequently or infrequently in clinical practice, present substantial risk to patients, and require teamwork, leadership, communication, and decision-making skills. Each participant will play the role of the responsible anesthesia provider for at least one scenario and observe or serve as a secondary responder for other scenarios. All scenarios are followed by an instructor-guided, group debriefing. During the course, participants refresh their skills in managing critical events, leading and participating in team interactions, and organizing and utilizing various available resources, conducted in a safe, relaxed, and supportive learning environment.

Contact Information

Richard E. Galgon, MD, MS
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Madison Hospital - 600 Highland Avenue - B6/319
Madison, WI, United States of America 53792
Phone: 608-263-8100

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