SPPM Upcoming Courses
CME and MOCA Part 2 Patient Safety Credit
This course will introduce the learner to the problem of patient safety in the context of the contemporary pain
management practice. By participating in this webinar, your will learn how to identify common high risk
contexts for error occurrence including never events that almost always harm the patient
and put the practitioner at risk for malpractice lawsuits. Practical strategies for
preventing adverse patient safety events will be explored and a road map for creating a
culture of patient safety in your practice will also be presented.
CME and MOCA part 2 Patient safety credit
This course will introduce the learner to fundamental concepts of radiation safety in the context
of the contemporary pain management practice. The course will cover the biologic effects of radiation,
detection and measurement of radiation from medical imaging devices, radiation dosage monitoring,
and radiation risks to practitioners and patients. Practical strategies to decrease
radiation exposure to patients and practitioners including the safe use of fluoroscopy
will be presented as will the proper selection, use, and storage of radiation safety devices
including lead aprons and glasses.
ABA’s Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®)
SPPM is now certified to provide the Self-Assessment requirement for Part II of the ABA’s Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®). Our Upcoming Course in San Diego has been approved by the ABA and we are excited to be able to offer this to our attendees in addition to CME/CEU educational credits. If you can’t make it to our San Diego course, be sure to check back soon for other MOCA® certified courses offered by SPPM.
Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® and MOCA® are registered certification marks of The American Board of Anesthesiology®.