This workshop is for healthcare professionals who intend to take their facility through the FreeStanding ED Cardiac Care certification process.
At the completion of this workshop the participant will be able to:
- verbalize the expectations of the certification process
- utilize the resources within the FSED v1 Certification tool
- access all resources available within the tool
- understand how to leverage data as a process improvement tool
- perform the baseline submission process
- enter patient level data into the ACD
Part I —The Background of FSED Cardiac Care certification. Provide an overview of tool development, references and guidance statements.
Part II — FSED Cardiac Care Certification — Gain an understanding of the science of process improvement as a continuous learning and building strategy leading to improved patient care and outcomes for ACS/HF/and AF patients. Learn how these process improvement strategies will position your facility to meet future expectations in the new healthcare landscape.
Part III — The Application Process — How to Get Started — Learn step-by-step how to apply for certification, access the online documents, and complete the application process.
Part IV — Essential Components — Learn the six key areas in which a facility must demonstrate expertise. Learn about the pathophysiology, assessment, treatment, management, and current guideline recommendations for the care of the ACS/HF/AF patient.
Part V — Shared Practices —Best practices lead to better patient care processes and better outcomes, and attendees will be encouraged to share best practices, processes, and procedures related to the care of ACS/HF/AF patient.
Part VI — Calculated Measures—A number of measures automatically calculated from the Certification Conformance Database (CCD) patient level data. This allows your facility to immediately have a pulse on how you are conforming to the standards required for certification, and intervene where appropriate.