NJSSA 2022 Annual Meeting

NJSSA  62nd Annual Meeting

February 12, 2022

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Statement of Need

NJSSA members are not aware of communication techniques to build trusting relationships with patients and families, strategies to minimize postoperative delirium and cognitive decline and overall patient safety. 

Learning Objectives

By completing this program participants should be able to:

  • Evaluate currently available technologies to quantify nociception
  • Identify strategies to minimize postoperative neurocognitive disorders
  • Comprehend the foundational nature of patient safety
  • Develop familiarity with P.R.O.G.R.A.M. method of effective and compassionate communication
  • Recognize the various types of difficult conversations including breaking bad news, conflict resolution and disclosing medical errors

Meeting Schedule

8:00am Welcome

Gregg Lobel, MD, FASA, President

Amanda Burden, MD, FASA, Vice-President and Program Chairwoman


8:15am ASA Update

Randall Clark, MD, FASA

ASA President

Professor of Anesthesiology, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Pediatric Anesthesiologist, Children’s Hospital Colorado


9:00am Navigating Difficult Conversations in Medicine

Anthony Orsini, DO

Level II Medical Director and Chief of Patient Experience and Palliative Care Liaison, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies


9:45am Assessing Pain/Nociception: Review of Current Technologies

Alex Bekker, MD

Professor and Chairman of Anesthesiology, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School


10:30am Break



10:45am 11th Annual Ervin Moss, M.D. Patient Safety Lecturer: Perioperative Brain Health

Daniel Cole, MD

Vice-Chair for Professional and Business Development, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, University of California

Executive Director, Professional Affairs, American Board of Anesthesiology

11:30am Regulatory and Legal Update

AJ Sabath

Lobbyist, NJSSA

Partner, Advocacy & Management Group, LLC

John D. Fanburg, Esq.

Legal Counsel, NJSSA

Chair, Health Law Practice Group Managing Partner, Brach Eichler, LLC


12:00pm Poster Discussions - view 2022 poster abstracts here

 

12:30pm Announcement of Poster Competition Winners

 

12:45pm Annual Business Meeting

President’s Report

Treasurer’s Report

Director’s Report

Nominating Committee Report

Election of Officers

 

1:00pm Adjournment

Certification

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of American Society of Anesthesiologists and New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists. The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists. The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ®. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® program and MOCA® are registered trademarks of The American Board of Anesthesiology®. MOCA 2.0® is a trademark of the American Board of Anesthesiology®.

This activity offers up to 3.75 CME credits, of which .75 credits contribute to the patient safety CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® (MOCA®) program, known as MOCA 2.0®. Please consult the ABA website, www.theABA.org, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.

The deadline for claiming credit for this activity is Dec. 31, 2022, 11:59 p.m. CT.