Quality and Safety in Radiology Online Course

Start with the basics of the Quality and Safety movement in radiology and advance to designing and conducting a Quality and Safety initiative from start to finish. This unique Online Course will begin by presenting the history and aims of the Quality and Safety movement in radiology, its role in organizational culture, as well as the basic terminology and methods. Then in the second half of the course, you will gain the knowledge to design and conduct a Quality and Safety initiative from start to finish.

Learn and earn credit at your own pace with unlimited access to this course through August 23, 2018. See below for detailed information and learning outcomes.

Quality and Safety Course

This course package offers 4 CME and SA-CME credits following completion of an online test.

ARRS Member price: $195
ARRS In-Training Member price: $99
Nonmember price: $499



Learning Outcomes and Modules

Upon completion of this program, participants will gain a basic knowledge of the history and aims of the Quality and Safety Movement in Radiology, the basic terminology, definitions and methods, and understand the role of organizational culture; be provided an example of how to design and conduct a Quality and Safety initiative from start-to-finish; and develop and enhance their expertise in Quality and Safety and related research.

Module 1

  • Introduction—Mark Parker
  • Basic Definitions—Eric A. Walker
  • Central Role of Organizational Culture—Hani Abu-judeh
  • Practical Nuts and Bolts—Nadja Kadom
  • Panel Discussion

Module 2

  • Becoming a Quality Champion—Michael Bruno
  • Teaching Q&S to Medical Students, Residents, and Fellows in Radiology—Marc Willis
  • Image Wisely Campaign: PQI— Reduce Radiation Dose From Fluoroscopy—James Duncan
  • Addressing the Complex Problem of Reducing Diagnostic Errors—Timothy Mosher
  • Panel Discussion

The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education activities for physicians.

The ARRS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) and 4.00 American Board of Radiology, MOC Part II, Self-Assessment CME (SA-CME) credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.