ExpiresDecember 31, 2019
American Academy of Ophthalmology
This activity is available to American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) members only. It addresses wrong-site surgery and wrong IOL implants. Video reenactments of scenarios demonstrate how errors can occur. Assess your current practices and apply clinical guidelines to prevent operating room mistakes related to wrong surgical site, wrong patient, and wrong IOL implant.
There is a post-test for each section of the activity. The learners go through the standard AAO evaluation process, including answering questions such as: what do you intend to change in your practice based on what you have learned.
ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type
ABMS MOC Part IV PI CME Activity
NOTE: If a Member Board has not deemed this activity for MOC approval as an accredited CME activity, this activity may count toward an ABMS Member Board’s general CME requirement. Please refer directly to your Member Board’s MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Program Requirements.
To prevent OR (operating room) mistakes related to wrong surgical site, wrong patient and wrong IOL implant.
Ophthalmology, Cataract, Cornea, Glaucoma, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Ocular Pathology, Oncology, Oculoplastics, Orbit, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Refractive Management, Retina, Vitreous, Uveitis, Medical Knowledge
Interpersonal & Communication Skills, Patient Care & Procedural Skills
CME Credit Type
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Inpatient, Outpatient, Rural, Urban, VA/Military
National Quality Strategies and/or Quadruple Aim Care Processes