ISMETT – UPMC: II Quality International Symposium


2° Simposio Internazionale Qualità_UPMC-ISMETT_Ottobre 2019

II Quality International Symposium: Lean Six Sigma approach to improve efficiency and quality of care

Doctors and health care professionals including those in a coordinating or managing position are invited to join ISMETT and UPMC on October 30th, 2019 to learn about Lean Six Sigma methodology within the health care industry. CME credits will be available.

Some of the discussion topics will include:

  • Use of Lean six sigma in healthcare to improve quality of care and patient satisfaction
  • Implementation of Lean Programs: ingredients for success
  • E­-ciency of processes in healthcare organizations

Hosted by Assemblea Regionale Siciliana and Fondazione Federico II

General Information

SCIENTIFIC DIRECTORS
Angelo Luca Chief Executive Ofiicer – IRCCS ISMETT
Barbara Ragonese Director of Quality and Patient Safety – IRCCS ISMETT – UPMC Italy

MEETING VENUE
Palazzo dei Normanni – Sala Mattarella – Piazza Indipendenza, 1 – 90129 Palermo (Italy)

OFFICIAL LANGUAGE
The offcial language of the meeting will be English. Simultaneous translation will be provided.

C.M.E. CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION
ISMETT (provider 505) has included the meeting in the educational plan 2019. The Symposium will be suited for Physicians and Nurses.

IN ORDER TO OBTAIN C.M.E. CREDITS, PARTICIPANTS MUSTAttend the 90% of the meeting

  • Fill-in the C.M.E. evaluation questionnaire (credits will be granted to those who will answer 75% correctly)
  • Belong to the accredited medical profession and specializations related to this symposium
  • Submit the required documentation, sign in and sign out at the registration desk at the beginning/end of the symposium

CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE
Certificate of attendance will be issued at the registration desk at the end of the meeting

REGISTRATION
The Meeting is free to attend. On-line registration is mandatory and possible until October 25th 2019 or until the predetermined limit is reached. Please confirm your participation to the Organizing Secretariat by registering online at

Symposium Save the Date

www.ismettquality2019.it

Where we are

Find our medical centers in Italy (Sicily, Lazio, Tuscany)

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The Italian division of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center with facilities in Rome (UPMC San Pietro FBF, oncology radiotherapy and UPMC | Salvator Mundi International Hospital |UPMC), Palermo (ISMETT IRCCS, organ transplants and highly specialized therapies and Ri.MED Foundation, research), Chianciano Terme (UPMC Institute for Health, preventive medicine and Medical Gym), Mirabella Eclano (UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at Villa Maria, oncology radiotherapy).

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UPMC is an integrated global health enterprise headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. With its clinical, training, research, and managerial knowledge and expertise, UPMC is one of the leading health systems in the United States.

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UPMC International offers a full range of health care consulting and management services focused on sharing our clinical, technological and managerial knowledge and expertise with partners around the world, customizing solutions so that patients and regions benefit and thrive.

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