Surgical Safety Summit, 12/05/19

San Francisco, CA US
December 5, 2019

Target Audience

OR Physicians and Staff

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, the learner will be able to:

  1. Improve the wellness of peri-operative staff in the Main OR and on L+D by sharing and
    learning about the day to day work and stresses among staff who are responsible for patient
    or equipment handoffs to each other
    2. Encourage a culture of empathy and quality in the peri-op teams in order to focus on
    achieving Highly Reliable Surgical Teams
    3. Review the experience of patients who are coming to the hospital for surgery in order to
    emphasize that this is a highly unusual and stressful day even though the peri-op staff are
    smoothly performing their daily responsibilities.

Additional Information

San Francisco Medical Center
Conference room: 
Mezz 1-4
San Francisco Mission Bay Medical Offices
Conference room: 
North Beach
San Francisco Medical Center
Conference room: 
5 South B
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
12/05/2019 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
12/05/2019 - 9:00am
San Francisco Medical Center
2425 Geary Blvd: Mezz 1-4 & 5 South B |1600 Owens; Northbeach
San Francisco, CA 94115
United States

Planner: Michelle Morrill, MD



Disclosure Statement: The faculty and planners for this activity, as well as the CME staff, do not have any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests or affiliations to disclose.

Accreditation Statement: Kaiser San Francisco (San Francisco, CA 94115) is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
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