Patient Safety

Patient Safety and Quality Masterclass (5-7 November 2018, Madrid)

The Patient Safety and Quality Masterclass is an advanced scientific workshop dedicated to learning principles and practice of patient safety, clinical risk management and quality of care. 

Target audience

The course is open to ESA members who speak and write English fluently. This course is aimed at anaesthesiologists who may have some experience in patient safety and are clearly motivated in their choice of being patient safety and quality champions in their departments. 

Learn by doing

Programme contains series of lectures, simulations and interactive workshops during which participants will apply their knowledge through practical exercises. 

Educational targets focus on the following goals:

  1. Provide a theoretical update on different aspects of the current state of the art in the different fields of patient safety and quality in anaesthesiology
  2. Provide the possibility to train skills and learn new techniques with regard to the different required practical skills for the anaesthesiologists in the management of clinical risk, hazards and quality of care.
    (workshops, role playing and full scale high fidelity simulations)
  3. Provide a forum of scientific exchange with peers and possibility to discuss therapeutic options with key opinion leaders.

Faculty

Faculty are international experts in patient safety, medical simulation and risk management: 

When

The Masterclass will be held from Monday, 5 November 2018 (14:00) to Wednesday, 7 November 2018 (14:00).

Where

The PSQ Masterclass will take place in the:

IDEhA Simulation Center
Hospital Universitario Fundacion Alcorcon
c/Budapest 1, 
28922 Alcorcón – Madrid, Spain

Programme

Preliminary Programme is available here.

CME Accreditation

The organisers will apply for the CME accreditation for the PSQ Masterclass at the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME). The previous editions of the Masterclass were accredited with 16 CME credits.

Fee

Registration fee is 500 EUR.

Registration fee for Reduced Fee countries* is 350 EUR

* Reduced Fee Country List 

Registration Fees are non-refundable.

How to register?

The registration will open in due course. If you are interested and would like us to let you know as soon as it’s opened, please contact patient.safety@esahq.org.

Accommodation

Hotel information nearby the Masterclass venue will be sent upon registration confirmation.

How to get there

The MC will take place in the IDEhA Simulation Center, in the Hospital Universitario Fundacion Alcorcon. To get to IDEhA follow the posting signs from the main hall of the Hospital.

The Hospital is well connected by car or public transport (Street view) (map view), through C5 line with Atocha commuter or South Metro to Alcorcon station. Ride from Atocha with the C5 line train is 20 min (Train info).

If you need further details, do not hesitate to contact us at patient.safety@esahq.org.