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PBM Metrics - What You Need to Know

​Please note: AABB reserves the right to make updates to this program.

Thursday, February 22, 2018 
2:00 – 3:00 PM (ET) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (GMT)
Master Program Number: 18EL-314 (see program format numbers below under Registration)

Educational Track: Patient Blood Management
Topic:  Technical/Clinical Track (TC)
Intended Audience: Director, Hospitals, Hospital Blood Bank, Laboratory Staff, Managers/Supervisors, Medical Directors, Nurses, Perfusionists, Physicians, Resident/Fellow, Technologists, Transfusion Safety Officer
Teaching Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Director: Nikky D’Amour, PBM Director, AABB, Bethesda, MD
Moderator: Barbara Hewitt, RN, BSN, Transfusion Safety Officer, Transfusion Medicine Service, Department of Pathology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
Speaker: Richard R. Gammon, MD, Medical Director, OneBlood, Orlando, FL

Learning Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the importance of data collection for PBM programs.
  • Discuss the different types of metrics.
  • Determine which reports to share based on the audience you are presenting to.
  • Identify the most important metrics for your facility.

Program Description

Patient Blood Management (PBM) Metrics are key performance elements to evaluate the success of any PBM program and improve the quality and safety of patient care in institutions. The data elements selected and gathered need to be analyzed and converted into meaningful information that can be used as an instrument to inform and improve transfusion practices.

Registration

   Program #
Single Viewer: Live Register18EL-314-2031
Single Viewer: On-Demand Register18EL-314-4031
Group Viewing: Live Register18EL-314-6031
Group Viewing: On-Demand Register18EL-314-8031
Group Viewing: Live & On-Demand Register18EL-314-9931