This course is designed for both surgeons and integrated health professionals.
Course Overview and Target Audience
This course will review particular MBSAQIP standards that centers have excelled in through successful site visits in the over 250+ site visits which have occurred under the joint MBSAQIP standards since October of 2014. MBSAQIP surgeon committee leaders, MBSAQIP staff, and MBSAQIP-Accredited Centers will feature highlights of their site visits and adherence to standards in their pursuit of excellence as it relates to quality and safety in metabolic and bariatric surgery. The target audience is any/all personnel involved in the MBSAQIP or a desire to become an MBSAQIP-accredited center.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Review the different mechanisms by which centers can gain & maintain compliance against the MBSAQIP standards.
- Assess best practices & QI projects from MBSAQIP Accredited Centers.
- Identify the best methods to conduct a QI project utilizing the MBSAQIP data registry & reports.