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APSF Stoelting Conference 2024

September 4 - September 5

“Transforming Anesthetic Care: A Deep Dive into Medication Errors and Opioid Safety”

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Planning Committee:

September 4-5, 2024

Markell Conference Center
Somerville, MA

*This will be offered as a hybrid conference*

For registration and conference inquiries, please contact Stacey Maxwell, APSF Administrator ([email protected]).
Hotel reservation block to be opened at a later date.

 


Thank you for supporting the 2024 Stoelting Conference:

Fresenius KabiMedtronicVertex Pharmaceuticals

For information on how to support this conference, please contact Sara Moser, APSF Director of Development ([email protected]).


OBJECTIVES

1. Enhance Knowledge of Medication Error Prevention
Equip attendees with the latest strategies and best practices for reducing medication errors, including insights from global efforts and collaborations with organizations committed to patient safety.

2. Address Factors Contributing to Medication Errors
Analyze the cognitive, labeling, and systemic factors contributing to medication errors, and discuss actionable strategies to mitigate these errors

3. Promote Opioid Safety in Anesthetic Care
Examine the role of healthcare professionals in addressing the opioid crisis, exploring methods to prevent opioid-induced respiratory depression, manage unused opioids, and leverage technology to minimize opioid harm

4. Support Healthcare Professionals in Mitigating Medical Errors
Provide insights into the impact of clinician burnout, the need for peer support and legal perspectives on medication errors, including the criminalization of medical errors

5. Foster Innovation in Medication Safety Technologies
Identify the latest technological innovations in medication safety, such as barcoding, RFID, and augmented intelligence, and discuss adoption challenges and benefits in preventing drug diversion and managing opioid risks


Details

Start:
September 4
End:
September 5
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