Meeting Archive:
The Clinician Perspective on Sepsis Care: Early Management Bundle for Severe Sepsis/Septic Shock


Meeting Description:

This presentation will: provide insight into the Severe Sepsis/Septic Shock Bundle from a clinical perspective; review specification updates, many that decrease documentation requirements; provide an overview of the fourth quarter 2015 SEP-1 data analysis; and help physicians, medical directors, clinicians, nurses, clinical documentation teams, and pharmacists better understand this crucial clinical quality measure.

Meeting Objectives:

At the end of the presentation participants will be able to:

Describe the basis, rationale, and content of the Early Management Bundle, Severe Sepsis/Septic Shock measure
Explain the importance of the collection of the Sepsis Bundle
Recognize the updates that have been made to SEP-1 since its introduction
Recognize common critiques of SEP-1 and offer responses
Baseline analysis assessing the breakdown of overall SEP-1 cases and bundles.
Details
Date: Wed, Nov 16, 2016
Time: 02:00 PM EST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jamie Halloran
 Presenter Information
Agenda
 
Time: 2-3 p.m. ET
 
Topic: The Clinician Perspective on Sepsis Care: Early Management Bundle for Severe Sepsis/Septic Shock

Sean Robert Townsend, MD
 
Vice President of Quality and Safety

California Pacific Medical Center

 

 

 


Bob Dickerson, RRT, MHSA
 
Lead Health Informatics Solution Coordinator
Hospital Inpatient and Outpatient Process and Structural Measure Development and Maintenance Contractor

Lemeneh Tefera, MD, MSc
 
Medical Officer
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services CMS