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SSI/OR Safety Educational Webconference: Essentials for Successfully Implementing an Effective Brief, Debrief or Timeout

Thursday, April 18, 2013
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
NYSPFP staff and clinical experts, Robert Welsh, M.D., Vice Chief of Surgical Services for Patient Safety, Quality, and Outcomes at William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan and John Di Capua, M.D., The Peter Walker Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Chairman of the Department of Anesthesiology at Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, will review how to implement and conduct a successful brief, debrief and time out, measure the impact of implementation, and provide meaningful feedback to hospital staff.


• Robert J. Welsh, MD, Vice Chief of Surgical Services for Patient Safety, Quality, and Outcomes, Chief of Thoracic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan
• John F. Di Capua, MD, The Peter Walker Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine

How to join the Webconference

1. Click on the following link to begin logging on: https://nyspfp.webex.com/nyspfp/onstage/g.php?d=648816288&t=a
2. Enter your name and e-mail
3. Enter the case-sensitive password: Control123
4. Click the “Join Now” button.
5. Fill in any additional information requested.
6. Click the “Submit” button at the bottom right-hand side of your screen.

After loading, a pop-up box will appear with the following dial-in instructions:

• The toll-free phone number: (877) 668-4493
• The Meeting ID number: 648 816 288
• Your unique Attendee ID number: ____ (Assigned when you log into the Webconference) You will need to key this number into the telephone to ensure your computer and telephone are linked.

This Webconference will be presented with Closed Captioning. You can begin accessing the closed captioning 10 minutes prior to the start of the Webconference, either in the WebEx media viewer, or by opening a separate window in your browser and using the following link: http://www.captionedtext.com/client/event.aspx?CustomerID=1367&EventID=2129796


Who Should Attend

NYSPFP encourages your hospital’s SSI/OR Safety Surgical Champions (including at a minimum, surgeon, anesthetist, OR nurse) to participate. Quality improvement and patient safety staff and infection preventionists are also encouraged to participate.

Who To Contact

Pre-registration is not required. Follow the login instructions posted above at the time of the event (we suggest logging on 15 minutes early). If you have questions about participation or closed captioning access, please contact Joan Stewart at jstewart@nyspfp.org or (518) 431-7522.

If you have questions about this event, contact your hospital’s NYSPFP Project Manager, Zeynep Sumer (zsumer@nyspfp.org), or Nancy Landor (nlandor@nyspfp.org).
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