At the completion of this program the participant will be able to:
- verbalize the expectations of the accreditation process
- utilize the resources within the CPC v5 Accreditation tool
- access the different resources offered by accreditation services
- understand how to leverage data as a process improvement tool
- choose a data entry option
- perform the baseline submission process
- enter patient level data into the ACD
Part I — The Background of Chest Pain Center accreditation. Provide an overview of tool development, references and guidance statements. Learn how CPC Accreditation can impact your Value-based Purchasing score.
Part II — Chest Pain Center Accreditation — 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 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 accreditation, access the online documents, and complete the application process.
Part IV — Essential Components — Learn the seven 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 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 patient.
Part VI — Calculated Measures — Over 40 measures automatically calculated from the Accreditation Database patient level data. This allows your facility to immediately have a pulse on how you are conforming to the standards required for accreditation, and intervene where appropriate.
Part VII — Data Analytic Dashboard — An optional feature that allows automated data extract/export into the "Accreditation Conformance Database" — no manual entry required. Facilities will have the ability to run customized analytics on the collected data and calculated measures. Generates actionable insights to improve patient outcomes and performance.