Evidence-Based Contrast Media Selection: CRA Version

Course Format: Online Video
Course Credit Type: CRA
Course Credit: 1.00
Course Category: Radiology
Accreditation: 1 CRA credit accredited by AHRA: The Association for Medical Imaging Management in the CRA domains: Asset Resource Management, Communication and Information Management
Program Sponsor: Applied Radiology
Course Cost: Free
Mobile Friendly: No
Course Release Date: May 15, 2012
Supported by an educational grant from: Bracco Diagnostics Inc.
Program Summary: The presenters detail their planning and evidence-gathering process in evaluating contrast media selection within their healthcare system. They provide an inside look at the disciplined, team-based approach Dignity Health initiated, including clinical evidence review, product evaluation, and outcomes. The speakers are also joined by Dr. Steven Zwerdlinger, MD, Chairman, Radiology Department, St. Rose Dominican Hospitals.
Cost: Free (until May 15, 2013)

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the disciplined approach Dignity Health took in order to effectively choose their contrast media.
  • Understand the importance of developing a strategic team to undertake this process.
  • Understand how Dignity Health implemented the outcomes of this product evaluation.

This program is also approved for one (1) Nursing Contact Hour (CEU) through MedEd America and one (1) Category A CE Credit approved by AHRA: The Association for Medical Imaging Management. Be sure to enroll in the correct course for the type of credit you require. Each certificate is specific for the credit obtained.

Sample video from course

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