6th Annual ERAS Symposium: Work in Progress or Standard Care?

Course Description

Successful implementation of an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) program requires a multidisciplinary team effort and active participation of the patient in the recovery program. The ERAS program is an opportunity to collaborate with leading experts in the field with a goal to hasten functional recovery and improve postoperative outcomes.

Learning Objectives

  1. How does ERAS vary from specialty to specialty?
  2. How does ERAS complement BSWH strategies and Values?
  3. How do standardized preoperative workflows benefit our care providers and patients?

Scientific Program

Agenda

Friday, February 10, 2023
(All times are Central Standard Time)
7:30 am
Registration and Breakfast
8:00 am
Welcome
Charlette Hart, MSN, RN
8:15 am
Opening: Current State of ERAS at BSW Health
Alessandro Fichera, MD, FACS, FASCRS
8:35 am
Basics of Anesthesia: Clear Liquid Diet, Normothermia, Antiemetic prophylaxis
Steven Wolf, MD
8:50 am
Perioperative Glycemic Control
Patchen Dellinger, MD
9:05 am
Perioperative Misconceptions on Pain Management
Elizabeth Duggan, MD
9:25 am
Panel Discussion and Q&A
Patchen Dellinger, MD
Elizabeth Duggan, MD
Alessandro Fichera, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Steven Wolf, MD
9:50 am
Break 1
10:00 am
ERAS with Limited Resources
Cynthia  Krusinski,
10:20 am
ERAS for Emergency General Surgery
Nicole Bedros,
10:50 am
Emerging ERAS Service Line- Hip Fracture
Patricia Bennett,
11:00 am
Emerging ERAS Service Line- Cardiac
Ramachandra Reddy, MD
11:10 am
Emerging ERAS Service Line- OB
Christina Littrell, MD
11:20 am
Emerging ERAS Service Line- Spine
Minda (Alex) Zhu,
11:30 am
Panel Discussion and Q&A
Nicole Bedros,
Patricia Bennett,
Cynthia  Krusinski,
Christina Littrell, MD
Ramachandra Reddy, MD
Minda (Alex) Zhu,
12:00 pm
Lunch Break & Exhibitors
12:45 pm
The Future of ERAS and Surgery at BSW Health
Walter R. Peters, MD, MBA
1:05 pm
Timeline Implementing a New Program and Service Line Engagement
Rachel Curran,
1:25 pm
How to Implement a Quality Improvement Initiative
Kimberly Godawa,
1:45 pm
Inspiring and Engaging Team Members
Charlette Hart, MSN, RN
2:00 pm
Panel Discussion and Q&A
Rachel Curran,
Kimberly Godawa,
Charlette Hart, MSN, RN
Walter R. Peters, MD, MBA
2:45 pm
"Closing Remarks/Adjourn
Alessandro Fichera, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Target Audience

This meeting is designed for any clinicians or medical professionals who want to improve quality of care for surgical patients.

Accreditation & Credit Designation

The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) was reviewed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) and awarded accreditation status as a provider of continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. To receive credit, attendees must complete the following steps: sign-in, attend the program, and complete an evaluation. (CME) Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers Continuing Medical Education Credit: The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET), Provider #0007001, has approved this program for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

(CE) Nursing Continuing Education Credit: The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) will provide 3.5 Contact Hours CE nursing credits for this program. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 17101, for 7 Contact Hours. (AANA) Continuing Education Credit is PENDING.

Course Director

Charlette Hart, MSN, RN

  • Sr. Quality Process Improvement Consultant
  • Baylor Scott & White Health

Faculty

Nicole Bedros,

Patricia Bennett,

Rachel Curran,

Patchen Dellinger, MD

Elizabeth Duggan, MD

Alessandro Fichera, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Kimberly Godawa,

Charlette Hart, MSN, RN

Cynthia  Krusinski,

Christina Littrell, MD

Walter R. Peters, MD, MBA

Ramachandra Reddy, MD

Steven Wolf, MD

Minda (Alex) Zhu,

Location

Baylor Scott and White Heart Hospital Plano
David L Brown, MD Auditorium

1100 Allied Dr. | Plano, TX 75093

or

Virtual

Registration

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