Beat the Clock & Beat the Odds: Surviving Sepsis Guideline Updates
Length: 57 Minutes
** Please note this program was a part of the VOC 2023. You will not want to choose this program if you completed this individual program as part of the VOC 2023. **
1) Learners will identify and be able to utilize these recommendations to provide standardized and globally validated management for patients who present with sepsis, thus improving and reducing the morbidity and mortality
2) Learners will manage the patient in sepsis more effectively by following these established protocols and making it less likely that an essential step is overlooked. Learners will also rely less on their memory and will not need to scramble to locate a reference test to manage the sepsis patient.
3) Learners will follow an established protocol in the management of sepsis by following the bundled assessments and interventions that have been developed by the SSC guidelines.
4) Learners will see a reduction in patient morbidity and mortality by using the protocols established by the 2021 Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC).
Accreditation Statement: Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A CME credit(s) and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation.
The Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)ä. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Planning Disclosure: The Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons Education Planning Committee has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.
Grievance Policy: All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance. Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director, who will then forward said grievance to the Education & Convention Committee. All grievances will receive an initial response in writing within 30 days of receipt. If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, then they can then submit a complaint in writing to the Bureau of Osteopathic Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.
Dr. Azhar Assadi is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Kirksville, Missouri. He is the Hospitalist Medical Director in Kirksville, Missouri, at the Northeast Regional Medical Center and in Moberly, Missouri, at the Moberly Regional Medical Center. He is also the Associate Program Director in Internal Medicine at the STILL-OPTI Northeast Regional Medical Center. Dr. Assadi is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Assadi is a graduate of the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Worth, Texas, in 2017. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at STILL OPTI Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. He enjoys trying new and unfamiliar foods and cooking in his free time.
Dr. Assadi discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.