In support of improving patient care, Hamad Medical Corporation will provide continuing professional development credit hours for delegates attending the Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare.
This activity will undergo approval from the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners* (QCHP) - Accreditation Department as an Accredited Group Learning Activity Category 1 as defined by the QCHP. The maximum of CPD hours approved will be announced once the full program has been agreed.
Credit hours are based on attendance per session for each day; delegates need to attend at least 80% of a session in order to qualify for the CPD hours.
Each delegate name badge has a chip that will monitor attendance per session, as per corporate policy.
* QCHP is a non-profit government body that regulates the healthcare practice and medical education in State of Qatar.
2019 Learning Objectives:
Five learning objectives have been developed according to the conference tracks in support of the 2019 theme, Patient Safety First:
- Patient Safety
To make health care safer for patients through the purposeful prevention of harm that may be associated with care.
- Population Health
To improve health outcomes for diverse populations at large.
- Quality Improvement
To ensure that improvement science drives continual and meaningful changes in practices that improve health and health care.
- Workplace Effectiveness
To provide proven methods, tools and resources to enable effectiveness in the workplace.
- Value, Flow and Access
To enhance understanding of the concept of value-based care, the importance of optimizing patient flow throughout a healthcare system and how to enhance access to care.